Fix ICO translator so that it rejects bad input bitmaps in Identify
completed by: :Puckipedia
mentors: mmu_man, Kacper Kasper, Gerasim Troeglazov
The goal of this task is the implementing correct solution to fix issue described in Haiku Trac as ticket #726. This is a coding task, for this task you will need to have a Haiku build environment setup, and be able to compile Haiku to test to see if your fix works.
- Install Haiku either on real hardware or in Virtual Machine (BTW, I can assist installing VirtualBox so it is obviously recommended by me);
- Take familiar with the problem you should fix;
- Get the Haiku source tree build it and find solution to fix the problem;
- After completing this task, please provide me with the patch implementing your fix.
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Ticket "ICO Translator doesn't reject bad input bitmaps in Identify" http://dev.haiku-os.org/ticket/726
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