← Back to team overview

kicad-developers team mailing list archive

Re: [PATCH] Crash Reporter


On 30/05/2019 16:46, Wayne Stambaugh wrote:
> Hey Tom,
> On 5/29/2019 7:59 PM, Tomasz Wlostowski wrote:
>> On 30/05/2019 00:35, Wayne Stambaugh wrote:
>>> A `git pull` from https://github.com/twlostow/kicad-dev.git says I'm up
>>> to date.
>>> A note to the lead dev team, please do not push your personal
>>> development branches to the main kicad repo.  Thanks.
>> Hi Wayne,
>> I hope I didn't push anything personal to the repo on Launchpad (if so,
>> it could have happened by accident).
> No problem.  I see that your already removed it from the main repo.  Thanks.
>> Just in case, I attached the crash reporter as patches.
> I finally got the crash reporter to build on windows.  Just out of
> curiosity, does the crash reporter not show anything to the user?  When
> I force a crash using the menu entry, I don't see anything indicating
> that a crash report was generated or where the crash information might
> be saved.  Are my expectations out of line here or is there something
> wrong with the crash reporter on windows builds.  I haven't tested this
> on linux yet.  I should get to that later today.

Hi Wayne,

It should show a big 'We're sorry, Kicad just crashed' window. Do you
run KiCad standalone or from the project manager? What is your build
configuration under Windows?


Follow ups