asserts in imapfeed

Russ Allbery rra at
Sun Apr 10 04:14:50 UTC 2005

Jeffrey T Eaton <jeaton at> writes:

> I'm seeing a lot of assertion failures in imapfeed:

> Mar 29 13:17:47 nn imapfeed[30476]: assertion -- article->refCount > 0 -- failed in file article.c line 250
> Mar 29 13:47:08 nn imapfeed[31095]: assertion -- gBufferList == buff -- failed in file buffer.c line 148

> I see ~250 of them in the logs for the past 24 hours.

> Is there any particular debugging information that you would like me
> to collect?

A backtrace at the point of the assertion failure would be the most useful
information to gather, I think.  Both of those are double-free problems,
so knowing where the article and buffer are being freed should help in
tracking down and fixing the problem.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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