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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: AOO 4.1.9 Info - bug 127952
Date Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:01:15 GMT
This seems like a safe and non-controversial fix to me...

> On Jan 7, 2021, at 4:31 PM, Arrigo Marchiori <ardovm@yahoo.it.INVALID> wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
> On Wed, Jan 06, 2021 at 07:03:19AM -0800, Don Lewis wrote:
> 
>> On  6 Jan, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> On Jan 6, 2021, at 9:19 AM, Arrigo Marchiori <ardovm@yahoo.it.INVALID>
wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hello All,
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> - My own build of trunk on Linux can open the file.
>>>> 
>>>> Do you think that this is worth more investigation before releasing
>>>> 4.1.9?
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> AFAICT, it is not a regression (trunk and 4.1.x are very different)... So I don't
>>> think it should hold off 4.1.9-RC1 IMO
>> 
>> Agreed.  Who knows how long this would take to understand, fix, and
>> test.   In the meantime, there are a lot of Big Sur users waiting on
>> 4.1.9.
> 
> In the hope it can be useful, please see here:
> https://github.com/apache/openoffice/pull/116 <https://github.com/apache/openoffice/pull/116>
> 
> Apparently, Linux crashes because certain stacks are pop()-ed without
> ever being push()-ed before.
> 
> My personal theory is that Windows's standard library may add some
> implicit checks, and for this reason Windows builds do not seem to
> crash.
> 
> The PR addresses the ``symptoms'' of a wrong parsing. The parsing
> itself should be fixed, but maybe this ``quick&dirty'' fix is ok for a
> minor release, if it avoids a blatant crash?
> 
> I hope it can be useful. It applies to trunk and AOO419 so it should
> be easily integrated ``at the last minute'' if we found it's worth it.
> 
> Best regards,
> -- 
> Arrigo
> 
> http://rigo.altervista.org <http://rigo.altervista.org/>
> 
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