Crash when pasting text from MS-Word

Bug #1258232 reported by jazzynico on 2013-12-05
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Bug Description

Reproduced on Windows XP, Inkscape trunk revision 12836, and MS-Word 2010.

Steps:
1. Type some text in MS-Word, with a wingding2 or wingding3 font.
2. Copy the text.
3. Paste it in Inkscape (with the text tool).
-> Inkscape crashes (no console message).

Not reproduced with wingding, Arial and Times New Roman fonts.

jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

gdb backtrace:
----
Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x77c17740 in strcmp () from C:\WINDOWS\system32\msvcrt.dll
(gdb) bt
#0 0x77c17740 in strcmp () from C:\WINDOWS\system32\msvcrt.dll
#1 0x0063ce23 in ftinfo_find_loaded_by_spec ()
#2 0x06c5bb14 in ?? ()
Cannot access memory at address 0x303031d2

ftinfo_find_loaded_by_spec () is called from src/extension/internal/text_reassemble.c

jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

Note to self: to be tested again with the same fonts copied from LibreOffice.

jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

Reproduced again on Windows 7, Inkscape trunk rev. 14751, MS-Word 2010.
Copying from LibreOffice (4.3 and 5.1) doesn't crash, but the font style is not pasted (only the text), so it's not a relevant test.

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