Bug 19258 - XtNewString abuse
XtNewString abuse
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-10-17 11:05 EDT by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-25 08:47:29 EDT
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Here's an untested patch. (426 bytes, patch)
2000-10-17 11:05 EDT, Tim Waugh
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Description Tim Waugh 2000-10-17 11:05:23 EDT
XtNewString is a macro and shouldn't be given an argument that can change
it's value on successive evaluations.  xmh has such an abuse in.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2000-10-17 11:05:48 EDT
Created attachment 4270 [details]
Here's an untested patch.
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-05-13 20:54:16 EDT
This is fixed in Red Hat Linux 7.3 in XFree86 4.2.0, just confirmed.

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