[Vm-dev] bugs in DeflatePlugin?

Florin Mateoc florin.mateoc at gmail.com
Mon Jan 10 03:33:27 UTC 2022

I should have also mentioned that PNGReadWriterTest also has 18 failures
for SqueakJS, and I think I remember them failing in TruffleSqueak as well

On Sun, Jan 9, 2022 at 10:18 PM Florin Mateoc <florin.mateoc at gmail.com>

> Hi all, and Happy New Year!
> I think I just found a couple of bugs in the DeflatePlugin. They were
> causing errors in my JsSqueak, I don't fully understand why they don't seem
> to cause problems in Squeak. Anyway, after I fixed them, the primitives
> work and the PNGReadWriterTest tests are all succeeding for me.
> One is in #loadZipEncoderFrom:
> The method checks and then determines the writeStreamInstSize and then
> fetches the bitBuffer and bitPosition (the first two instvars of
> ZipEncoder, a direct subclass of WriteStream) from offsets
> writeStreamInstSize + 1 and writeStreamInstSize + 2, although the fetches
> are 0-based
> The other is in #primitiveZipSendBlock
> The method, still working on a ZipEncoder, at the end stores the modified
> values for bitBuffer and bitPosition at offset readStreamInstSize + 1 and
> readStreamInstSize + 2, which is just wrong.
> As I said, I don't quite get why this does not cause at least image-side
> errors if not VM crashes in Squeak, but they should probably be fixed
> anyway :)
> All the best,
> Florin
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