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Bug 477658 - Inconsistency between standard and implementation of the interface "g_key_file_get_integer"
Inconsistency between standard and implementation of the interface "g_key_fil...
Product: glib
Classification: Platform
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: gtkdev
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-09-17 04:56 UTC by Areg Beketovski
Modified: 2007-12-23 05:01 UTC
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The test case reproducing the bug (573 bytes, text/plain)
2007-09-17 04:57 UTC, Areg Beketovski

Description Areg Beketovski 2007-09-17 04:56:40 UTC
Please describe the problem:
Documentation for the interface g_key_file_get_integer states: "Returns the value associated with key under group_name as an integer. If group_name is NULL, the start_group is used.". But invocation of the interface with the parameter "group_name" = NULL returns with the following error message "GLib-CRITICAL **: g_key_file_get_integer: assertion `group_name != NULL' failed".

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Does this happen every time?

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The detailed bug description can be found at:
Comment 1 Areg Beketovski 2007-09-17 04:57:57 UTC
Created attachment 95705 [details]
The test case reproducing the bug
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2007-12-23 05:01:06 UTC
2007-12-22  Matthias Clasen  <>

        * glib/gkeyfile.c: Remove wrong documentation about start group
        handling.  (#476856, Areg Beketovski)