Bug#733015: [libsdl2-2.0-0] SDL2 X11 driver buffer overflow with large X11 file descriptor

Sven Eckelmann sven at narfation.org
Sat Dec 28 21:28:29 UTC 2013

On Saturday 28 December 2013 13:39:08 Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo wrote:
> Control: forwarded -1 https://bugzilla.libsdl.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2330
> Thanks for the bug report and your efforts to improve Debian, I
> forwarded it upstream to the URL above.
> With the test case, I get:
> $ ./testkeys
> Couldn't initialize SDL: No available video device

Thanks for your upload. Weird that you get this error message because it is 
just the default SDL2 test just with some "open" calls added to the beginning.

> I just uploaded 2.0.1 and it compiled fine for most architectures, so
> you will have it available soon.  If you could test whether the bug
> and the fix still happens and communicate with upstream to make sure
> that they understand it and fix it, it would be great.

It is still crashing here. I will add this information to the upstream bug 
report and add myself to Cc

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