use-after-free in xfdesktop

Jérôme Guelfucci jeromeg at
Sun Aug 5 16:58:44 CEST 2012

On 27/06/12 10:00, Stefan Seyfried wrote:
> Hi All,
> for quite some time I saw (due to openSUSE Factory setting MALLOC_CHECK_
> and friends) that the tooltips for xfdesktop icons obviously had an
> use-after-free problem. Today I finally went ahead and fixed it :-)
> all the gory details are in
>, for completeness I
> also filed a bug at
> The attached patch fixes the issue for me.
> Best regards,
> 	Stefan


I just pushed the patch, thanks a lot for your contribution and sorry 
for the delay.



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