Bug 10323

Summary: unaligned access on xloadimage, other troubles
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: michal
Component: xloadimageAssignee: Bill Nottingham <notting>
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Version: 6.1CC: rvokal
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patch and modified spec for xloadimage none

Description michal 2000-03-24 03:47:37 UTC
xloadimage attempts to access int variable through pointers to
unsigned longs (required by a used function prototype) causing
various nasties in the process.

Attached to this report is a patch for that and few other obvious
misfeatures (wrong numbers of arguments, arguments of wrong types)
and a spec file which applies this patch.

  Michal Jaegermann
  michal@harddata.com

Comment 1 michal 2000-03-24 03:48:59 UTC
Created attachment 159 [details]
patch and modified spec for xloadimage

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2000-03-27 16:25:59 UTC
Fixed in the -14 build.