Ethereal-dev: [Ethereal-dev] [PATCH] 0.10.5 segfaults in Preferences/Capture/Interface/Edit

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From: Pavel Kankovsky <[email protected]>
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2004 18:41:20 +0200 (CEST)
Ethereal 0.10.5 (built with GTK1) crashes when "Interface: Edit"
button is clicked in Preferences/Capture. The culprit is a bug in 
ifopts_options_add() introduced in rev 1.36 of gtk/capture_prefs.c.
Here is a patch fixing it:

--- ethereal-0.10.5/gtk/capture_prefs.c.orig	Mon Jun 21 04:38:20 2004
+++ ethereal-0.10.5/gtk/capture_prefs.c	Mon Jul 12 18:12:36 2004
@@ -638,7 +638,7 @@
 		if (if_info->description != NULL)
 			text[1] = g_strdup(if_info->description);
 		else
-			text[1] = "";
+			text[1] = g_strdup("");
 		/* set empty description */
 		text[2] = g_strdup("");
 		/* check if interface is "hidden" */
@@ -662,7 +662,7 @@
 		if (if_info->description != NULL)
 			text[1] = g_strdup(if_info->description);
 		else
-			text[1] = "";
+			text[1] = g_strdup("");
 		/* set empty description */
 		text[2] = g_strdup("");
 		/* interface is not "hidden" */


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