This tiny patch fixes a serious bug in the rexxserdev ARexx function
library which may cause breakdowns of the memory system. Due to a bug
in the library, only a word sized parameter is passed into FreeMem,
possibly causing a mess. The library version is upgraded from 5.2 to 5.3
and the bug is patched over.
How to apply the patch:
- Open a shell
- Unpack the archive to RAM:
- Enter the following command:
- then, enter the following command to update the library:
spatch -oram:rexxserdev.library -prexxserdev.pch LIBS:rexxserdev.library
- then, copy the library back to LIBS:
copy ram:rexxserdev.library to LIBS:
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