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Re: [yast-devel] possible bug report: snapper dumps core
On Tue, Feb 05, 2013 at 07:09:37AM +0100, carsten@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
Hey, I'm running snapper on Arch Linux, using lvm thin provisioning for
the snapshots. It seems to be working fine (I can create, mount,
delete,... snapshots). However, after a command completes, some boost
thread seems to die:

what(): boost thread: thread not joinable: Invalid argument
Aborted (core dumped)

Thanks for reporting this. I don't have to problem here but I
have found a similar bug
( Apparently the
boost thread interface has changed with boost 1.52. Could you try
to integrate this patch:

diff --git a/server/ b/server/
index dfc06e4..eada0e7 100644
--- a/server/
+++ b/server/
@@ -42,7 +42,9 @@ Backgrounds::Backgrounds()
- thread.join();
+ if (thread.joinable())
+ thread.join();

Another place to check for thread.joinable() could be

If this is the wrong place for such a report, or, since it's not
suse-related, there is no general interest, please tell me.

If the patch doesn't help could you please open an issue on


Arvin Schnell, <aschnell@xxxxxxx>
Senior Software Engineer, Research & Development
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Jeff Hawn, Jennifer Guild, Felix Imendörffer, HRB
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