2006.07.25 15:43 "[Tiff] Handle not close causing memory leak with libtiff 3.8.2", by Thierry Pierron
Think I found a very stupid mistake in the file tif_msdos.c of libtiff v3.8.2, line 114:
return (TIFFFdOpen(fd, name, mode));
Which leave its descriptior "fd" opened if trying to open a file that is not a TIFF. Fix is obvious:
TIFF * ret = TIFFFdOpen(fd, name, mode);
if (ret == NULL) close(fd);
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