Re: Outstanding patches, #56067
- From: Owen Taylor <otaylor redhat com>
- To: Jonathan Blandford <jrb redhat com>
- Cc: "Matthias Clasen" <matthiasc poet de>, <gtk-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Outstanding patches, #56067
- Date: 20 Aug 2001 16:25:03 -0400
Jonathan Blandford <jrb redhat com> writes:
> "Matthias Clasen" <matthiasc poet de> writes:
> > Another pixbuf patch, adding a TGA loader.
> > Here is the link to the patch for review:
> > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/showattachment.cgi?attach_id=681
> I read this patch originally when it was first given, and it seemed okay
> at the time. We didn't apply it because we weren't sure that we wanted
> to add another loader with no obvious maintainer, and were worried about
> security. While these problems haven't gone away, the loader seems
> reasonably complete, and reasonably secure (to my untrained eyes), more
> so than some of the other loaders in there. Perhaps we should just go
> ahead and apply it, though you should wait for Tim or Owen to give the
> final okay.
I took a look at it a few days ago, and it did seem to be a lot
better than almost all the loaders we have currently, so perhaps
it should go in as example to people fixing the other loaders ;-)
Why don't you go ahead and commit it.
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