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Bug 158088

Summary: xfig crash: buffer overflow detected
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Horst H. von Brand <vonbrand>
Component: xfigAssignee: Ngo Than <than>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact:
Severity: high Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 4CC: yusufma77
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2005-05-19 14:20:57 UTC Type: ---
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Description Flags
xfig traceback output, copy&paste from a gnome-terminal
New xfig backtrace none

Description Horst H. von Brand 2005-05-18 15:30:41 UTC
Description of problem:
xfig crashed today. I had two figures open, one contained just text. I got into
"rectangle" and tried to set the fill color when xfig crashed.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Happened once...

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Had a file open, opened a new figure. Added text, moved it around.
2.Opened object editor on text, closed it again without doing anything
3.Went for rectangle object, was about to set fill color
Actual results:

Expected results:
Continue editing...

Additional info:

Comment 1 Horst H. von Brand 2005-05-18 15:30:41 UTC
Created attachment 114513 [details]
xfig traceback output, copy&paste from a gnome-terminal

Comment 2 Horst H. von Brand 2005-05-18 15:34:44 UTC
BTW, I was using LANG=en_US.ISO88591 to work around UTF-8 input bug (see

Comment 3 Horst H. von Brand 2005-05-18 15:40:43 UTC
Created attachment 114514 [details]
New xfig backtrace

Seems more complete than the first one, which looks unfinished to my untrained

Comment 4 Horst H. von Brand 2005-05-18 17:38:22 UTC
Just opening a xfig and touching "pen color" or "fill color" for rectangle
crashes it.

Comment 5 Ngo Than 2005-05-19 14:20:57 UTC
It's now fixed in xfig-3.2.4-11, which will be available in rawhide soon. Many
thanks for your report.

Comment 6 Ngo Than 2005-05-20 12:21:31 UTC
*** Bug 158261 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***