[metapost] glyph headache

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sun Dec 20 23:37:35 CET 2009

Laurent Méhats wrote:
> Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
>> Laurent Méhats wrote:
>>> Do you experiment the same behaviour?
>> Yes, same bug here. I've put it on the list for 1.209
>> You are hitting a bordercase in the stepped growth of the string
>> pool, which obviously has a bug. It has nothing to do with the
>> 'glyph' operator (except that that allocates strings).
>> Best wishes,
>> Taco
> This time I get a segmentation fault with the following code:
> beginfig(0)
> draw glyph "arrowright" of "cmbrsy10";
> endfig;
> Is it the same problem ? (It goes fine with "cmsy10" instead of "cmbrsy10".)

Not quite sure, but likely. I'll get back to you as soon as I know more.

Best wishes,

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