Changes between Version 18 and Version 19 of zzuf/bugs


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Jan 31, 2010, 12:17:17 PM (7 years ago)
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    3232== The January 2007 media player debacle ==
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    34 Media players are especially sensitive to stream corruption. In fact, zzuf started its life as a tool to find bugs in the VLC media player software. The following table gives a few examples of crashes (all programs were the latest version in '''Debian i386 sid''' as of 2007/01/14). Click on each link to download the file that caused the crash:
     34[[Image(u-fail.png,right,width=240px,border=0,margin=5px)]] Media players are especially sensitive to stream corruption. In fact, zzuf started its life as a tool to find bugs in the VLC media player software. The following table gives a few examples of crashes (all programs were the latest version in '''Debian i386 sid''' as of 2007/01/14). Click on each link to download the file that caused the crash:
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    3636'''Disclaimer 1''': “robust” does not mean that there is no bug, it just means that zzuf could not find one in reasonable time.
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    3838'''Disclaimer 2''': segmentation faults reported below are not necessarily bugs in the program itself; for instance, the MPEG-2 crashes are more likely due to a bug in the libmpeg2 library.
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     40{{{
     41#!html
     42<br style="clear:both" />
     43}}}
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    4045|| || '''VLC''' || '''MPlayer''' || '''xine''' || '''FFmpeg (ffplay)''' || '''GStreamer (gst-launch)''' || '''mpg321''' || '''ogg123''' ||