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Segfault while parsing a C file (Origin: bugzilla #710917) #5329

doxygen opened this Issue Jul 2, 2018 · 0 comments


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doxygen commented Jul 2, 2018

status RESOLVED severity major in component build for ---
Reported in version 1.8.4 on platform Other
Assigned to: Dimitri van Heesch

Original attachment names and IDs:

On 2013-10-26 11:35:29 +0000, Artem Shinkarov wrote:

Created attachment 258168
A program to reproduce the segfault

The C file to reproduce the segfault is attached.

The line that triggers the fault (as it seems) is:


if one replaces that with


the problem goes away.

System info:
$ doxygen --version
$ uname -a
Linux temanbk 3.11.4-gentoo # 1 SMP Mon Oct 7 22:41:26 BST 2013 x86_64 Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M CPU @ 2.10GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux

On 2013-10-26 13:24:58 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

Confirmed, the /< is interpreted as "a comment that is placed after the item", rather than a / ... */ comment with a block inside.
Should be fixed in the next GIT update.

On 2013-12-24 18:59:24 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

This bug was previously marked ASSIGNED, which means it should be fixed in
doxygen version 1.8.6. Please verify if this is indeed the case. Reopen the
bug if you think it is not fixed and please include any additional information
that you think can be relevant (preferrably in the form of a self-contained example).

@doxygen doxygen closed this Jul 2, 2018

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