use-after-free in xfdesktop

Stefan Seyfried stefan.seyfried at
Thu Jul 5 09:23:41 CEST 2012

Am 27.06.2012 10:00, schrieb Stefan Seyfried:
> 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.

Is there anything wrong with the patch?
Is the bug not considered a bug?

Are my mails not reaching the mailing list?
Stefan Seyfried
Linux Consultant & Developer

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