Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 248283
x86_64 save file corruption
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:10 EST
Description of problem:
Reading a save file on x86_64 causes internal data corruption. The problem is
in the state.c:rs_read_long() function which tries to read 4 bytes of data into
an uninitialized long pointer.
Instead, it should read the 4 bytes into an int and then cast to a long.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start a new game
2. kill one or two monsters
3. Save the game and exit
4. Start the game again from the save file (rogue -r)
5. Look at your experience points
experience point counter is corrupted and displays an absurdly large value.
The same amount of experience is displayed as what was shown before the game was
rogue-5.4.2-9.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
rogue-5.4.2-9.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.