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bug #14462: memory allocation error in RCS_parse

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 07 Sep 2005 07:30:24 PM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  <1.11.20 & <1.12.12
Fixed Release:  1.11.21 Fixed Feature Release:  1.12.13

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Wed 07 Sep 2005 10:52:57 PM UTC, comment #1:

Fixed! Thanks!

Derek Robert Price <dprice>
Project Administrator
Wed 07 Sep 2005 07:30:24 PM UTC, original submission:

The variable rcsfile is freed but used afterwards in an error-call:

RCSNode *
RCS_parse (const char file, const char repos)
RCSNode *rcs;
FILE *fp;
RCSNode *retval = NULL;
char *rcsfile;
int inattic;

else if (! existence_error (errno))
// here it is!
free ( rcsfile );
error (0, errno, "cannot open %s", rcsfile);

return retval;



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Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
2005-09-07 dprice StatusNone => Fixed
    Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    Release => <1.11.20 & <1.12.12
    Fixed ReleaseNone => 1.11.21
    Fixed Feature ReleaseNone => 1.12.13

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