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2008.06.19 21:34 "[Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Steve Eddins
2008.06.19 22:04 "Re: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Frank Warmerdam
2008.06.20 12:02 "RE: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Steve Eddins
2008.06.20 13:38 "RE: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Bob Friesenhahn
2008.06.20 17:19 "Re: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Andrey Kiselev
2008.06.20 18:19 "Re: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Edward Lam
2008.06.22 17:15 "RE: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Steve Eddins

2008.06.20 12:02 "RE: [Tiff] Scalability problem in tif_dirread.c - detecting loops in IFD offsets", by Steve Eddins

Frank and Ed,

Thanks very much for your helpful responses. Interesting that such files really exist. But from reading all the special-case code inside tif_dirread.c for dealing with this and that variety of malformed TIFF, I can't say I'm surprised. :-)

Steve