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Author MrJean1
Recipients MrJean1, fdrake
Date 2008-03-08.21:05:28
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There are 7 other, potentially serious issues in the original _hotshot.c 
file.  All those are being fixed for the next version of the enhanced 
hotshot files.

The 7 issues are:

1) functions flush_data and do_stop may create an infinite recursion on 
line 567.

2) The pack_string and pack_add_info functions do not check for string 
lengths exceeding BUFFERSIZE and may corrupt memory in that case.

3) In line 1182, linetimings should be frametimngs:
   {"frametimings", T_LONG, offsetof(ProfilerObject, linetimings), 

4) Coverage members frametimings, linetimings and lineevents are set on 
line 1562 ff. after different values may have been written into the log 
file header by function write_header on lines 1440 ff.

5) The coverage__doc__ on line 1546 is incomplete.

6) At several places, errors are detected but not reported and not sets.

7) An int value is passed where a long is specified or expected.  T_LONG 
should be T_INT on lines 1182-1184 and there are several calls to PyInt_FromLong with an int argument on line 487 ff. and other places.
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2008-03-08 21:05:32MrJean1setspambayes_score: 0.00254753 -> 0.00254753
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