Re: [MPlayer-dev-eng] Fix crashes when pthread_create fails
- Date: Sun, 6 May 2018 20:04:27 +0200
- From: Reimar Döffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger@xxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [MPlayer-dev-eng] Fix crashes when pthread_create fails
On 01.03.2018, at 15:11, Zhouyang Jia <jiazhouyang09@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'm a PhD student. I analyzed the mplayer source code and found
> pthread_create missing error handling in several places, which may
> cause bad results like crash.
> I think it's unsafe to assume the library function would be correct.
> It would be better if we could handle the error properly.
Seems like this was stuck in the moderation queue I guess.
For future reference, I did a very cursory review of this for the second message which got through right away:
Probably one part of it should be applied, but the others likely need another look at what the appropriate handling is.
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