Re: array overflow in local.c

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On Jun 27, 2008, at 6:15 AM, Robert Schuster wrote:


Andrew Haley schrieb:
Furthermore since overrunning the bounds of a stack allocated array may trash other stuff on the stack I wonder whether this fix also prevents the problem that the workaround above the modified code speaks of. Since
I do not run Darwin-based OS I cannot test it myself.

That may well be right.

IMO it should be more like

Casey would you mind testing the attached patch on your Darwin platform?

I'll give it a try when I get a chance, but this patch looks fine as is.

(And I'm embarrassed; `addr' was being set to NULL, if I remember correctly)

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