Closed Bug 1252511 Opened 5 years ago Closed 5 years ago
"Assertion failure: uint32
_t(Little Endian::read Uint64(point) >> 32) < SCTAG _TRANSFER _MAP _HEADER" with DOM Message Channel
Assertion failure: uint32_t(LittleEndian::readUint64(point) >> 32) < SCTAG_TRANSFER_MAP_HEADER, at js/src/vm/StructuredClone.cpp:1352
Steve, this doesn't seem a bug in MessagePort/MessageChannel. Can you take a look?
ni? sfink per comment 2.
Sorry for the long delay. Turned out to be pretty trivial, just a faulty assertion. It was sort of doing an indirect check of the number of transferables between the beginning and end of the cloning process, but it was assuming that all valid type tags were less than the transferable tags, which is not the case -- it is correct for all builtin types, but not for callback-provided user types.
This previously asserted that the entry after the transfer map, if nonempty, contained a tag less than SCTAG_TRANSFER_MAP_HEADER, as that is where all of the standard tags live. However, user-defined tags start *above* the transfer map entries, so if the first object serialized was a user-defined object (eg a Blob), the assertion would fail.
Attachment #8773985 - Flags: review?(terrence)
Assignee: nobody → sphink
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #8773985 - Flags: review?(terrence) → review+
Pushed by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/3ed34ab50aca Fix faulty assertion involving user-defined structured clone tags, r=terrence
Whiteboard: btpp-followup-2016-03-04 → [adv-main50+] btpp-followup-2016-03-04
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