Re: [code][textadept] Segfault with

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2018 11:54:00 -0400 (EDT)


On Thu, 10 May 2018, Pedro Andres Aranda Gutierrez wrote:

> Hi Mitchell
> A quick test here to confirm:
> My buffer contained:
> 'Daß es nicht funktioniert ist nicht hilfreich'
> I opened the search and replace dialog
> Typed ß in Search and ss in Replace, ticked Regex and clicked on Search next
> and got 'Abort: trap 6'
> This doesn't happen when Regex is not ticked
> Happens the same with 'La cigüeña española' and search for 'ñ' with Regex
> ticked and unticked, so it is not just German :-)
> And it happens when non ASCII text is both on the 'Search' and the
> 'Replace' field

I think the problem is actually much worse than that. Regex searches of any kind cause a crash. It doesn't matter what the input or buffer text is. I've committed a patch[1] that should resolve the issue that will be in tonight's nightly.



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