Re:[4] Win32 version dying on startup [fix maybe]

Subject: Re:[4] Win32 version dying on startup [fix maybe]
From: Michael D. Pritchett (
Date: Thu Nov 08 2001 - 11:20:23 CST

On Thu, 8 Nov 2001, Kenneth J.Davis wrote:

> My first impressions are that some of the initialization for them is
> still behind an #ifdef DEBUG construct, but I haven't seen anything to
> confirm this. And perhaps they aren't supposed to be there yet, I'm
> just going on the fact the #ifdef DEBUG was removed from their ids.
> Ok looked some more and sure enough,
> were now now not protected by #ifdef DEBUG in ap_Menu_Layouts_MainMenu.h
> but in ap_Menu_ActionSet.cpp they were, so pAction was NULL causing
> the fault. I still need to do some verification (recompile with
> a clean tree in case I have some other changes in my trying/testing
> that are effecting this), but I believe removing the particular
> #ifdef DEBUG in ap_Menu_ActionSet.cpp will fix it. And if no one
> beats me to it, I will submit a patch once I verify it works in
> a clean tree (in a couple hours or so).
> Thank you,
> Jeremy Davis

Jeremy -

Great detective work. I thank you for the effort an time you put into it.
Dom you ap_Menu_ActionSet.cpp changes and I confirmed that this has fixed
the release build. That was definately a nasty bug to decipher.


Michael D. Pritchett

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