malloc failures in java/util/zip/Deflater

Mario Torre neugens at
Thu Jul 9 20:17:53 UTC 2009

Il 09/07/2009 19:41, Xueming Shen ha scritto:
> Zero length entry should be allowed. This is a regression, the result of
> the
> un-successful fix for 6728376:-(
> The webrev for 6728376 is
> We have the same in Inflater as well. I will file a bug for it.
> Thanks Mario for catching this.
> Sherman


Actually in my code I also spotted the same issue, as we got an endless 
loop there, but we use a slightly older OpenJDK code base.

Maybe that my fix is not complete, I would like to be alerted when the 
bug gets filed, is it possible?


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