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Crash on Annotation in (VSE) Image Preview
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Description

System Information
Windows 7 Ultimate, 64-bit, 32GB, 5960x, Nvidia Quadro FX 1800 (Primary) & GeForce 9800 GTX+ (Secondary)

Blender Version
Broken:
blender-2.80-9b817bc1689
blender-2.80-c48eb521642

Short description of error

Crash when annotating on Sequencer image preview

GPencil - Starting Drawing
Error: Active view not appropriate for Grease Pencil drawing

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

  • Editor type: Video Sequencer -> Image Preview
  • Holding D try to draw

Event Timeline

I can't get it to constantly crash in both Windows and Linux under the same circumstances.
Sometimes it crashes in all editors and sometimes not...


After further testing the Linux crash may have been an anomaly.
Though can reproduce 100% of the time with my userpref file.


I'm not sure what I've done to it or if it's worth investigating, but I'll leave it up to the developers.

Joshua Leung (aligorith) triaged this task as Normal priority.EditedAug 2 2018, 6:20 AM

I couldn't reproduce this issue, but I think I know what may cause it (I still don't know how exactly it gets triggered though).

EDIT: Correction, that was without the userpref.blend