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bug #33780: Hostile Skies caused Gnash to freeze on dropping bombs on enemies' plane

Submitted by:  Nutchanon Wetchasit <nachanon>
Submitted on:  Sat 16 Jul 2011 07:54:10 AM UTC  
Votes:  15  
Category: ActionScriptSeverity: 3 - Normal
Release: 0.8.9Status: Confirmed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: Open

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Mon 18 Jul 2011 11:08:17 PM UTC, comment #2:

it should be tested if 'j' should be kept alive or the loop be interrupted. I'm pretty sure there's some test of us for "guarded" target, and we have code implementing target guarding to stop execution (when abortOnUnload is given). EventCode (in ExecutableCode.h) is passing abrtOnUnload=false, btw...

Sandro Santilli <strk>
Project Member
Sat 16 Jul 2011 08:24:55 AM UTC, comment #1:

It's still a bug. The problem appears to be a loop in an onEnterFrame clip event:

j = 2;
while (j <= 3) {
// ...
// Under some condition:

The call to removeMovieClip() makes j undefined, so incrementing it becomes NaN, and the loop never terminates.

Benjamin Wolsey <bwy>
Project Member
Sat 16 Jul 2011 07:54:10 AM UTC, original submission:

I've used Gnash 0.8.9 from getgnash.org APT repository on
Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 to play Hostile Skies game (Flash 9)


It played pretty fine in Gnash, albeit slowly, with uncontinuous airplane sound which looks more or less like bug #24481 (actionscript sound loop issue).
The game played fine, able to shoot enemies' plane, drop bombs on enemies' ship and submarine,
and able to proceed to all levels.

Except, when I tried to drop the bomb onto enemies' plane (not ship),
as soon as the bomb reached enemies' plane, gnash froze,
gnash's menu didn't respond, gnash window didn't repaint,
and console didn't print anything too.

System: Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 "Lenny" (i386: Intel Celeron 2GHz)
Gnash: gnash 0.8.9-1~lenny (from getgnash.org apt repository)

Nutchanon Wetchasit <nachanon>


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