Bug 104236 - number hot key causes segfault in menu
Summary: number hot key causes segfault in menu
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: dialog   
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Version: 2.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-09-11 16:07 UTC by Jared Smith-Mickelson
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-28 15:53:28 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:665 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated dialog package 2005-04-28 04:00:00 UTC

Description Jared Smith-Mickelson 2003-09-11 16:07:48 UTC
Description of problem: In a menu dialog, if the user types a numbered hot key 
that is one greater than the number of items in the menu, dialog will segfault, 
leaving the terminal settings in a bad state.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 0.9a-5

How reproducible: very

Steps to Reproduce:
1. dialog --menu foo 0 0 0 bar baz
2. type the number '2'
Actual results: dialog segfauls

Expected results: nothing should happen.  Two is not a valid menu item.  The 
behavior should be the same as when the number '3' is typed.

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Comment 4 John Flanagan 2005-04-28 15:53:28 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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