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Re: Multiple CSS cascades cause crash

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Mon, 7 Mar 2005 11:18:36 +0100
To: "Steve White" <stevan_white@hotmail.com>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <200503071118.36721.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

Le Dimanche 06 Mars 2005 14:31, Steve White a écrit :
> Amaya segfaults when it hits a page whose style sheet imports another style
> sheet which
> in turn imports another style sheet.
>
> Attached find a tar of the simplest case I can make that exhibits the
> problem.
>
> I have tried it on a fresh build of Amaya-8.7.2 on Linux Mandrake 10.1 and
> with Amaya 9.1 on
> Windows 2000.
>
> The behaviour on different systems differs somewhat.  In the Linux version,
> it crashes immediately.  In the Windows version, it first fails to display
> the problem page, and becomes unstable:  a reload will often crash it.
>
> I first noticed this bug three years ago.  I'm surprised it doesn't bother
> everybody
> --it has severely limited Amaya's usefulness on several projects I worked
> on.

This bug is now fixed in the CVS version.
Thanks a lot for the report.
     Irène.
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