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Bug 233524 - gimp plug-in crashes on jpegs with EXtra InFo in file
Summary: gimp plug-in crashes on jpegs with EXtra InFo in file
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libexif
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matthias Clasen
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-22 21:39 UTC by Chris Abajian
Modified: 2008-05-06 03:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
: 654283 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2008-05-06 03:12:03 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
jpeg file that consistently causes segfault (deleted)
2007-03-22 22:24 UTC, Chris Abajian
no flags Details

Description Chris Abajian 2007-03-22 21:39:20 UTC
Description of problem:

Gimp crashes loading jpeg file from Olympus camera.  Appears to be
re-emergence of (some variant of)

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


version of gimp:


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. open a jpeg file from olympus camera in gimp
Actual results:

"... /plug-ins/jpeg: fatal error: Segmentation fault"
dibox sez unable to open file.


Expected results:

file opens in gimp, much joy and photo editing follow

Additional info:

Have not tried to recompile gimp against 2.2.12 version of libexif, 
this is said (by some) to fix problem.  works just fine on FC5 install with 

Comment 1 Chris Abajian 2007-03-22 22:24:01 UTC
Created attachment 150703 [details]
jpeg file that consistently causes segfault

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 06:38:08 UTC
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Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2008-05-06 03:12:03 UTC
The attached image opens fine for me in gimp with libexif-0.6.16-1.fc9.
Please reopen if you still see this problem.

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