Memory corruption with xbindkeys and xcb 1.7-2 (debian)

Peter Harris pharris at
Mon Mar 7 09:04:04 PST 2011

On 2011-03-07 11:28, Oliver McFadden wrote:
> I am not sure whether this is a known issue, but anyway, I am seeing
> xbindkeys crashing after a few button presses. Perhaps this should go to
> the xbindkeys developers, but I'm reasonably sure this is a bug in xcb.

This looks a lot like a known (not xcb) issue:

which references:

which says it's fixed in xbindkeys 1.8.4. Debian is still on 1.8.3.

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