Opened 16 months ago

Last modified 15 months ago

#401 new bug

Crash when closing tab (Odyssey)

Reported by: Samir Hawamdeh Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: future release
Component: undefined Version: 5.0-nightly build
Severity: minor Keywords:
Cc: OS Platform: AmigaOS4
Blocked By: Blocking:
Release Notes:


Sometimes i got sporadic crash on Odyssey, this time when i close a tab
Problem seems pointed to certain MUI component so i've attached a crashlog

I'm using the latest MUI5 nightly

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Crashlog_Odyssey_2018-12-19_02-50-22.txt (28.8 KB) - added by Samir Hawamdeh 16 months ago.

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Change History (3)

Changed 16 months ago by Samir Hawamdeh

comment:1 Changed 16 months ago by Samir Hawamdeh

Mmm i think to have understood where exactly the problem is …
It happen when you "play" with the URL bar of Odyssey … to reproduce it just click into the URL bar .. then with the mouse (or even using the keyboard) try to select an URL

Most of the time the URL is correctly selected without crash instantanely, but it could crash also in case you start typing something (or typing something in order to modify an already selected address)

comment:2 Changed 15 months ago by Thore Böckelmann

Sorry for the long delay. I didn't notice there was a new ticket.

The crash happens in Odyssey, not in MUI. Hence there is nothing I can do against this crash, because Odyssey's implementation of MUIM_List_Display operates on its own internal data. MUI has absolutely no idea of how this data is structured. MUI will use the generated strings only, but not their source data.

However, the code in the github repository looks quite sane and does length limited string operations only. But since I cannot derive the exact position of the crash it might happen anywhere in the function, but definitely not in MUI's own code.

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