[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 3/6] eval: replace variable-length array with av_malloc/free

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Wed Aug 19 12:03:46 CEST 2009

On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 02:22:59AM +0100, Mans Rullgard wrote:
> There is a theoretical possibility to pass a very long string to ff_parse,
> which could crash if allocated from the stack.  This allows the allocation
> to be checked properly.
> ---
>  libavcodec/eval.c |   12 +++++++++---
>  1 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)


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