Remotely-triggerable crash in libpurple

Mark Doliner mark at
Wed Jul 21 12:32:54 EDT 2010

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 6:01 AM, Ethan Blanton <elb at> wrote:
> Mark Doliner spake unto us the following wisdom:
>> I think we should do a 2.7.2 now, with nothing but this patch.  August
>> 5th is quite far away for a public crash bug that's so easy to
>> trigger.  We could string freeze now and give translators a week...
>> but that seems rushed, and doesn't give devs a chance to finish any
>> string changes that they may have in mind.
> Agreed.

2.7.2 is released and contains this patch.  You can get tarballs from:

Our info about the bug is here:


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