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Steam Launcher Crashes With AMD/fglrx-driver #3186

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dbass81 opened this Issue Mar 4, 2014 · 10 comments

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dbass81 commented Mar 4, 2014

I have had this problem with the fglrx driver for a while. Not sure why it isn't fixed. I have installed Debian, upgraded to jessie/sid and installed the fglrx-driver. This is the output when I try to launch Steam:

Running Steam on debian 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140304105352_1.dmp
/home/dylan/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755: 9969 Segmentation fault $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
mv: cannot stat \u2018/home/dylan/.steam/registry.vdf\u2019: No such file or directory
Installing bootstrap /home/dylan/.local/share/Steam/bootstrap.tar.xz
Reset complete!
Restarting Steam by request...
Running Steam on debian 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME has been set by the user to: /home/dylan/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_32/steam-runtime
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140304105353_1.dmp
/home/dylan/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755: 10096 Segmentation fault $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-89eb01c1-3c90-4051-83d5-fa2e32140304
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-257e6592-342e-4456-86c3-b01592140304

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Please include your system info as requested at https://github.com/ValveSoftware/steam-for-linux#reporting-issues

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MrSchism commented Mar 5, 2014

Please include your system info as requested at https://github.com/ValveSoftware/steam-for-linux#reporting-issues

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Can confirm, same problem happening here

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140305222450_1.dmp
/home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755:  5761 Segmentation fault      (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
mv: cannot stat ‘/home/boncey/.steam/registry.vdf’: No such file or directory
Installing bootstrap /home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/bootstrap.tar.xz
Reset complete!
Restarting Steam by request...
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-2e20aa9a-79d6-42ae-8c07-2f0872140305
Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME has been set by the user to: /home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_32/steam-runtime
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140305222451_1.dmp
/home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755:  5888 Segmentation fault      (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-f6163feb-a4bd-4276-bdeb-a06182140305

Specs:
2x AMD Radeon HD 7970s in Crossfire
AMD FX 8Core CPU overclocked to 4.6 GHz
Ubuntu 14.04 Beta 1
16GB of Ram

SleepyAkubi commented Mar 5, 2014

Can confirm, same problem happening here

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140305222450_1.dmp
/home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755:  5761 Segmentation fault      (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
mv: cannot stat ‘/home/boncey/.steam/registry.vdf’: No such file or directory
Installing bootstrap /home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/bootstrap.tar.xz
Reset complete!
Restarting Steam by request...
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-2e20aa9a-79d6-42ae-8c07-2f0872140305
Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME has been set by the user to: /home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_32/steam-runtime
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140305222451_1.dmp
/home/boncey/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755:  5888 Segmentation fault      (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-f6163feb-a4bd-4276-bdeb-a06182140305

Specs:
2x AMD Radeon HD 7970s in Crossfire
AMD FX 8Core CPU overclocked to 4.6 GHz
Ubuntu 14.04 Beta 1
16GB of Ram

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Is there a workaround to downgrade to fix this or?

SleepyAkubi commented Mar 6, 2014

Is there a workaround to downgrade to fix this or?

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On 13.10 my graphics drivers are screwed.

SleepyAkubi commented Mar 6, 2014

On 13.10 my graphics drivers are screwed.

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You should report this to AMD.

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gdrewb-valve commented Mar 8, 2014

You should report this to AMD.

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Similar crash for me. Was working fine last week.

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Fontconfig error: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 70: non-double matrix element
Fontconfig error: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 70: non-double matrix element
Fontconfig warning: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 78: saw unknown, expected number
[0319/194717:WARNING:proxy_service.cc(958)] PAC support disabled because there is no system implementation
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Recovering manager mutex
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Generating new string page texture 2: 48x256, total string texture memory is 49.15 KB
Generating new string page texture 3: 384x256, total string texture memory is 442.37 KB
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)

(steam:5071): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "oxygen-gtk",

(steam:5071): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "oxygen-gtk",
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Adding licenses for the following package(s): 0, 2481, 7877, 8538, 11072, 13054, 17111, 27186, 27531, 28315
roaming config store loaded successfully - 1152 bytes.
migrating temporary roaming config store
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140319194716_1.dmp
/home/jim/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755: 5071 Segmentation fault (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-6d04ddb2-8917-4af7-90a7-ddc492140319

johnny99 commented Mar 20, 2014

Similar crash for me. Was working fine last week.

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Fontconfig error: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 70: non-double matrix element
Fontconfig error: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 70: non-double matrix element
Fontconfig warning: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 78: saw unknown, expected number
[0319/194717:WARNING:proxy_service.cc(958)] PAC support disabled because there is no system implementation
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Recovering manager mutex
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Generating new string page texture 2: 48x256, total string texture memory is 49.15 KB
Generating new string page texture 3: 384x256, total string texture memory is 442.37 KB
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)

(steam:5071): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "oxygen-gtk",

(steam:5071): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "oxygen-gtk",
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Adding licenses for the following package(s): 0, 2481, 7877, 8538, 11072, 13054, 17111, 27186, 27531, 28315
roaming config store loaded successfully - 1152 bytes.
migrating temporary roaming config store
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1395164792_client)
Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy '']
/tmp/dumps/crash_20140319194716_1.dmp
/home/jim/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 755: 5071 Segmentation fault (core dumped) $STEAM_DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
Finished uploading minidump (out-of-process): success = yes
response: CrashID=bp-6d04ddb2-8917-4af7-90a7-ddc492140319

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johnny99, your crash is #3215 and is not an AMD driver problem.

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gdrewb-valve commented Mar 20, 2014

johnny99, your crash is #3215 and is not an AMD driver problem.

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Yes it was thank you.

johnny99 commented Mar 20, 2014

Yes it was thank you.

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Obikawa Mar 29, 2014

Today I installed the newest SteamOS DVD on my computer. I was prepared for breakage, but it hit hard anyway. Thanks to this crash here (the fglrx driver installed automatically) I had to wrestle with lightdm that looped in effort to start and steam that refused to install. The second I used update-alternatives to switch to mesa, the installer rendered with swrast and now is in middle of download.

EDIT

I am not sure what I said about swrast is true anymore. However, it is a fact that the Steam installed correctly. Now I switched back to fglrx and surprise! It still works!

Obikawa commented Mar 29, 2014

Today I installed the newest SteamOS DVD on my computer. I was prepared for breakage, but it hit hard anyway. Thanks to this crash here (the fglrx driver installed automatically) I had to wrestle with lightdm that looped in effort to start and steam that refused to install. The second I used update-alternatives to switch to mesa, the installer rendered with swrast and now is in middle of download.

EDIT

I am not sure what I said about swrast is true anymore. However, it is a fact that the Steam installed correctly. Now I switched back to fglrx and surprise! It still works!

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This is fixed in the latest AMD driver (14.04) http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Linux+x86. This is currently shipping in Debian jessie and we just pushed it out for SteamOS alchemist as well.

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johnv-valve commented May 9, 2014

This is fixed in the latest AMD driver (14.04) http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Linux+x86. This is currently shipping in Debian jessie and we just pushed it out for SteamOS alchemist as well.

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