bugGnash - The GNU Flash player - Bugs: bug #26984, ActionLimitException causes OOM


bug #26984: ActionLimitException causes OOM

Submitted by:  Benjamin Wolsey <bwy>
Submitted on:  Thu 09 Jul 2009 10:21:48 AM UTC  
Category:  ActionScript Severity:  4 - Important
Release:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sat 13 Jul 2013 11:50:32 AM UTC, comment #2:

With master, the movie does next to nothing, after:

4159:1] 2713 ERROR: Native function called as constructor threw exception: Recursion limit reached (256)

But at least the OOM bug is fixed.

Bastiaan Jacques <bjacques>
Project Member
Sat 04 Dec 2010 10:06:46 PM UTC, comment #1:

@benjamin: Is this the same as "action limit hits don't prevent new actions from being triggered" bug we discussed recently ?

Sandro Santilli <strk>
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Thu 09 Jul 2009 10:21:48 AM UTC, original submission:

The following SWF triggers an action limit exception, but continues to generate new objects (very quickly!) until you run out of memory. It goes at about 100 MB per second for me.

gtk-gnash -j 616 -k 170 -U 'http://www.amd.com/de/Pages/AMDHomePage.aspx' -P 'PARAM=' -P 'SRC=/de/PublishingImages/Public/Flash/homepage/homepage_spotlight/HP_slider.swf' -P 'data=/de/PublishingImages/Public/Flash/homepage/homepage_spotlight/HP_slider.swf' -P 'height=170' -P 'type=application/x-shockwave-flash' -P 'width=616' -P 'wmode=transparent' 'http://www.amd.com/de/PublishingImages/Public/Flash/homepage/homepage_spotlight/HP_slider.swf'

The fact we can run out of memory is not a bug.

Benjamin Wolsey <bwy>
Project Member


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        StatusNone => Fixed
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