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Bug 181611 - editing file with character \x80 crashes
editing file with character \x80 crashes
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mc (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
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Reported: 2006-02-15 08:36 EST by Roland Bencsik
Modified: 2013-07-02 19:14 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-06-27 08:26:45 EDT
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Description Roland Bencsik 2006-02-15 08:36:10 EST
Description of problem:
Pressing enter just after an \x80 character in the editor causes Segmentation 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Version     : 4.6.1a
Release     : 4.FC4

How reproducible:
Create a sample file with character \x80, 
open it in the editor and press enter after the \×80 character.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. perl -e 'print "text = \"\x80\";\n";' > sample
2. In mc press F4 on the sample file to edit.
3. Position to the second quotation mark and press enter.
Actual results:
Segmentation fault

Expected results:
The edited line should be broken into two lines.
The \x80 should be the last character of the original line
and with the second quotation mark a new line should be started.

Additional info:
Probably the problem is related to some UTF patch applied by Fedora developers 
(see the external bug reference link).

External Bug Reference:
  location: http://savannah.gnu.org
  bug id: #15712
  link: https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?func=detailitem&item_id=15712
Comment 1 Jindrich Novy 2006-02-15 10:07:27 EST
I successfully reproduced it. This seems to be fixed by the latest rawhide mc,
so I'll release updates soon.

I'll close this after the update is released. Thanks.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2006-03-07 11:37:04 EST
From User-Agent: XML-RPC

mc-4.6.1a-5.fc4 has been pushed for FC4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.

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