[vlc-devel] VLC Memory corruption + leak

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Mar 5 09:04:47 CET 2009

On Thu, 05 Mar 2009 12:11:24 +1100, xxcv <xxcv07 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Having seeing the lack of users testing and feedback on this ML
> which I posted 2 days ago regarding ([vlc-devel] Core input code race
> condition).
> Finally VLC crashed after that mounting memory usage
> to 1.5 Gigabytes.
> In the real world if this does happen would have been unacceptable.

Of course, it is an issue. But it won't get fixed by complaining.

It is great that we now have more people doing QA, because that was
severely missing.
But ramping up QA is useless without ramping up bug fixing.
And this far, I have not seen any new bug fixer on Windows.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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