Bug 241876 - when write to pdfwrite gs gets SIGSEGV
when write to pdfwrite gs gets SIGSEGV
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghostscript (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Blocks: F7Update
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Reported: 2007-05-31 07:55 EDT by Adam Tkac
Modified: 2013-04-30 19:35 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 21:20:13 EDT
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Description Adam Tkac 2007-05-31 07:55:37 EDT
Description of problem:
I tried combine three pdf files to one and gs got sigsegv

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm -qf /usr/bin/gs
ghostscript-8.15.4-3.fc7

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. try gs -dNOPAUSE -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOutputFile=final.pdf 1.pdf lic.pdf bak.pdf
  
Actual results:
ESP Ghostscript 815.04 (2007-03-14)
Copyright (C) 2004 artofcode LLC, Benicia, CA.  All rights reserved.
This software comes with NO WARRANTY: see the file PUBLIC for details.
Processing pages 1 through 4.
Page 1
Page 2
Page 3
Page 4
Processing pages 1 through 3.
Page 1
Page 2
Page 3
Processing pages 1 through 70.
Page 1
Page 2
Page 3
Page 4
Page 5
Page 6
Page 7
Page 8
Page 9
Page 10
Page 11
Page 12
Page 13
Page 14
Page 15
Page 16
Page 17
Page 18
Page 19
Page 20
Page 21
Page 22
Page 23
Page 24
Page 25
Page 26
Page 27
Page 28
Page 29
Neoprávněný přístup do paměti (SIGSEGV)

Expected results:
fine output

Additional info:
when I tried pswrite instead pdfwrite and then ps2pdf all works fine
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 08:41:54 EDT
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Comment 6 Tim Waugh 2008-05-14 10:34:29 EDT
Doesn't happen on Fedora 8 or Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2008-06-16 21:20:11 EDT
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