Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 50564
function wctomb shouldn't crash if wchar passed to it is negative
Last modified: 2006-08-04 16:23:36 EDT
Description of Problem: In a lot of lame code, char (that is signed) is passed directly as argument to wctomb - so it gets negative argument. Glibc shipped with RH7.1 crashes when this happens.
How Reproducible: Try to start gnumeric 0.67 under russian locale or write a small testsuite yourself.
Steps to Reproduce:
Could reproduce this up to glibc-2.2.3-18, cannot reproduce it with glibc-2.2.4-2.
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