FAR crash caused by setting SavedFolderHistory/HistoryCount

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FAR crash caused by setting SavedFolderHistory/HistoryCount

Post by Gammatester » Mon Apr 03, 2006 7:38 pm

FAR manager 1.70 build 2087 crashes if the HistoryCount for visited
folders is set to a value lower the current number of saved folders.
(TechInfo #52). A red error message dialog appears:

Internal error
Exception occurred:
"Attempt to read from the inaccessible address 0xFFFFFFFF"
Exception address: 0x3 in module:
FAR Manager will be terminated!

The registry in look like this:


It's not possible not start FAR, even with FAR /p. If the entries
"Lines", "Types", "Position" are deleted FAR starts normally.

A warning should be added to TechInfo #52 and/or FAR should
check and clear the history entries at startup.


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Post by t-rex » Mon Apr 03, 2006 10:24 pm

We'll check it out.