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lenerd der caprica Nov 30, 2012 @ 7:20pm
Issue Report: Steam no longer launches.
Steam no longer launches, and when run from a terminal I get this error:

Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "overlay-scrollbar"
/home/keith/Steam/steam.sh: line 325: 16171 Segmentation fault (core dumped) $DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"

Unbeknownst to me how to reproduce.




System Specs:

OS - Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit
CPU - AMD FX-4100 4-core
GPU - AMD RadeonHD 5850 w/ catalyst 12.11 beta8 drivers
RAM - 8Gb




lspci output:

00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 Host Bridge
00:02.0 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (ext gfx port 0)
00:04.0 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780/RS880 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 0)
00:11.0 SATA controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode]
00:12.0 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
00:12.1 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0 USB OHCI1 Controller
00:12.2 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller
00:13.0 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
00:13.1 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0 USB OHCI1 Controller
00:13.2 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller
00:14.0 SMBus: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SBx00 SMBus Controller (rev 3c)
00:14.1 IDE interface: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 IDE Controller
00:14.2 Audio device: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA)
00:14.3 ISA bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller
00:14.4 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge
00:14.5 USB controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI2 Controller
00:18.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 0
00:18.1 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 1
00:18.2 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 2
00:18.3 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 3
00:18.4 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 4
00:18.5 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 5
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Cypress PRO [Radeon HD 5800 Series]
01:00.1 Audio device: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Cypress HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 5800 Series]
02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller (rev 06)
Last edited by lenerd der caprica; Nov 30, 2012 @ 7:33pm
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Zangetsu Nov 30, 2012 @ 8:35pm 
I get the same error as well, except without the "Failed to load module" line.

Here's the error output:

Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1354334278_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1354334278_client)
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1354334278_client)
unlinked 1 orphaned pipes
removing stale semaphore last operated on by process 26063 with name 0eBlobRegistryMutex_E7106DAC3D73292D81C4A03DDE330861
removing stale semaphore last operated on by process 26063 with name 0eBlobRegistrySignal_E7106DAC3D73292D81C4A03DDE330861
removing stale semaphore last operated on by process 26063 with name 0emSteamEngineInstance
removing stale semaphore last operated on by process 26063 with name 0eSteamEngineLock
Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(1354334278_client)
Fontconfig warning: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/50-user.conf", line 9: reading configurations from ~/.fonts.conf is deprecated.
/media/Data/Steam_Linux/steam.sh: line 325: 26175 Segmentation fault (core dumped) $DEBUGGER "$STEAMROOT/$PLATFORM/$STEAMEXE" "$@"
david0rk Nov 30, 2012 @ 9:26pm 
try launching steam with the command "linux32 steam" from the a terminal.
lenerd der caprica Nov 30, 2012 @ 9:41pm 
Didn't fix the problem
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Date Posted: Nov 30, 2012 @ 7:20pm
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