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Re: core dump on Digital Unix

From: Irene VATTON <Irene.Vatton@imag.fr>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 1997 10:35:55 +0100
Message-Id: <199712110935.KAA28536@tahiti.inrialpes.fr>
To: Hans-Martin Keller <hkeller@gwdg.de>
cc: www-amaya@w3.org

Hi,

You're right. We'll fix this bug in next release.
Thanks a lot for the patch.
   Irene

In-reply-to: Your message of Wed, 10 Dec 1997 22:34:41 +0100."
             <9712102134.AA01628@msfp37.gwdg.de> 
> Hallo everybody,
> 
> while installing the binary distribution of Amaya 1.1b I noticed that the 
> Digital Unix (osf1) version still core dumps while editing links. I once
> send in a patch against amaya 1.0b for this problem, but maybe it never 
> reached the right person, because the problem is more related to Thot than 
> to amaya.
> 
> The basic problem is a pointer to integer conversion in GiveClickedAbsBox()
> routine of 'thotlib' in the file thotlib/dialogue/appli.c(l1931):
> 
>       *pave = (int) GetClickedAbsBox (ClickFrame, ClickX, ClickY);
>               =====
> which truncates half of the bits on an DEC ALPHA machine ...
> 
> I updated my patch for Amaya 1.1c + Thot 2.1e (see below). The type of the
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