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Bug 232413 - imwcs (wcstools) segmentation fault
Summary: imwcs (wcstools) segmentation fault
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wcstools
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Sergio Pascual
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-15 11:43 UTC by Guillermo
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-03-20 09:24:18 UTC

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Proposed patch (deleted)
2007-03-20 09:22 UTC, Sergio Pascual
no flags Details | Diff

Description Guillermo 2007-03-15 11:43:54 UTC
Description of problem:

The wcstools task "imwcs" returns segmentation fault

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


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. download the image (
2. run "imwcs -c sdss -v -w test.fits"
3. Enjoy your segmentation fault
Actual results:
Segmentation fault

Expected results:
Image header updated with new wcs solution

Additional info:
download test.fits from (~1M)

Comment 1 Sergio Pascual 2007-03-16 17:55:46 UTC
The test FITS file can be downloaded from here.

Additionally, I have tested that the file is valid
( and that the problem appears also
in wcstools 3.6.8

Comment 2 Sergio Pascual 2007-03-20 09:22:06 UTC
Created attachment 150469 [details]
Proposed patch

Comment 3 Sergio Pascual 2007-03-20 09:24:18 UTC
This patch seems to fix the problem. Anyway I will comminicate the problem upstream.

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