Closed Bug 229860 Opened 20 years ago Closed 18 years ago
odd glyphs crashes window
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7 Some strange symbols might crash the window at rendering. This happens in Mozilla 1.5 and Firebird 0.7 +gtk2 +xft on Gentoo 1.4 linux kernel 2.6 gnome 2.4 Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. copy this text in a text file i r c . e r oRAW: l s . c o m i r c . e r oRAW: l s . c o mi r c . e r oRAW: l s . c o m i r c . e r oRAW: l s . c o m Actual Results: mozilla window crash Expected Results: not to crash :) It's not usual to have this kind of characters, but it could be used to crash user application
this should be fixed with either 1.6b or latest Firebird + XFT (which you can try easily since it's a simple tarball, no deps needed): http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firebird/nightly/latest-trunk/ Possibly dupe of bug 213734. If still crashing, can you get a stack and attach it via "create a new attachment" ? http://www.mozilla.org/unix/debugging-faq.html if you're using the standard mozilla startup script, just do % mozilla -g -d gdb (gdb) run [wait for mozilla to crash] (gdb) bt (attach the output from "bt" here) do you have Microsoft .fon fonts in your fonts directories ? Does deleting (or archiving) them prevent from crashing ? Otherwise, do you have non-readable (with current user) TTF fonts ?
do you crash with 1.7rc2 ?
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Tested on Firefox 1.5 Beta 1, working great.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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