[Mapserver-dev] Problem running CVS version...

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Tue Jul 8 08:36:03 EDT 2003

Steve Lime wrote:

> Hi Folks: I'm trying to debug some new join code but have run into an
> error elsewhere in code that I've never had a part in maintenance. When
> running shp2img on even a simple mapfile core is dumped. Mpatrol and gdb
> both point to msCreateDefaultOutputFormat() as the source of the seg
> fault. Can someone else out there confirm the problem. Any recent
> changes in that file or perhaps map.h that might cause this?


I have committed a fix to mapoutput.c.  It seems that Assefa added the ability
to keep user defined formats separate from default ones, but the code was
crashing when a unavailable driver was requested (such as GD/GIF), an
otherwise perfectly legal thing to do.

Best regards,
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