[Vm-dev] Fix for UUID library crashes
leves at elte.hu
Thu Feb 17 03:43:49 UTC 2011
On Tue, 15 Feb 2011, Eliot Miranda wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 5:24 PM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
>> Ian, Eliot:
>> The attached platforms/unix/plugins/UUIDPlugin/sqUnixUUID.c is a fix
>> for the UUID library crash bug, provided by Levente Uzoni.
> chomp. Thanks Levente; this makes perfect sense. It'll be included in the
> next OSCog build.
Thanks. Before you add it, take a look at Ian's changes, which make the
code more readable and I guess follow the style of the VM sources better
than my version. And the signal handler function should have been declared
>> While I
>> cannot confirm that it prevents crashes (since I have never encountered
>> one myself), I can confirm that it builds and runs and that the
>> proposed solution looks entirely plausible.
>> Actually, it's way more that just plausible: This one gets my vote
>> for Best Creative Hack Of The Year. Thank you Levente!
>> The bug report including Levente's patch is at:
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