Blender crashes to try to render link lamp with cycles
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System Information
8 x Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5Ghz
KDE Neon 5.13.2, Kernel 4.4.0-128-generic, 64-bit
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670

Blender Version
Broken: 2.8 a3cb9c82380 (2018-06-23 22:01)
Worked: not tested

Short description of error
Link a sun lamp into another blend file and render the scene in 3D viewport with Cylces

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

  1. Create new blend file and save it
  2. Create second blend file and link lamp from saved blend file to that one (Ctrl + Alt + O)
  3. Change render Engine of second file to "Cycles" (doesn't matter if rendered by CPU or GPU)
  4. Click on render button in 3D-View to render the scene in 3D-Viewport
  5. Blender crashes immideately