Commit b18d8d50 authored by Erik de Castro Lopo's avatar Erik de Castro Lopo
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libFLAC/bitreader.c: Fix undefined behaviour

The function FLAC__bitreader_read_raw_int32() triggered undefined behaviour
when sign extending an unsigned value. The Stanford Grahpics bithacks page
provided an alternative that avoided UB.
parent d9503c84
......@@ -418,12 +418,14 @@ FLAC__bool FLAC__bitreader_read_raw_uint32(FLAC__BitReader *br, FLAC__uint32 *va
FLAC__bool FLAC__bitreader_read_raw_int32(FLAC__BitReader *br, FLAC__int32 *val, unsigned bits)
{
FLAC__uint32 uval, mask;
/* OPT: inline raw uint32 code here, or make into a macro if possible in the .h file */
if(!FLAC__bitreader_read_raw_uint32(br, (FLAC__uint32*)val, bits))
if(!FLAC__bitreader_read_raw_uint32(br, &uval, bits))
return false;
/* sign-extend: */
*val <<= (32-bits);
*val >>= (32-bits);
/* sign-extend *val assuming it is currently bits wide. */
/* From: https://graphics.stanford.edu/~seander/bithacks.html#FixedSignExtend */
mask = 1u << (bits - 1);
*val = (uval ^ mask) - mask;
return true;
}
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