[vlc-devel] Assertion failure in VLC 1.0.0 Win32

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Tue Dec 16 15:48:15 CET 2008

On Tue, 16 Dec 2008 22:31:07 +1100, ken <kenself at optusnet.com.au> wrote:
> Line 337 in misc/threads.c is in vlc_mutex_destroy()
> I have no idea how this part of vlc works so can anyone help. Is this a
> known bug in 1.0.0?

It's trying to destroy a mutex that does not exist (or has been destroyed
earlier). Typically a double-free bug in some error handling path.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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