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Re: Another merge segfault

From: Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2009 12:36:11 -0400

On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 3:32 PM, Russell
Yanofsky<russell.yanofsky_at_videon-central.com> wrote:
> Arthur Shipkowski wrote:
>> I've been observing a segfault during an "svn merge" operation under
>> 1.6.1 (running x86_64 Linux, though I've also reproduced it under 32-bit
>> Linux; the repository in question is has not friendly to Windows for a
>> third comparison).
>> It appears that in find_nearest_ancestor at line 2205, child is getting
>>  a NULL pointer out of children_with_mergeinfo even though i is less
>> than nelts. Two lines later it's dereferenced, and the segfault occurs.
> Attaching fix for svn 1.6.1. Looks like this is already fixed a
> different way in the trunk.

As Russ said this was fixed another way on trunk, see r36613, r36615,
and r36631. These fixes are included in the recent 1.6.2 release of


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