[Bug 437833] New: fontforge-20080302 segfaults while compiling Wine

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           Summary: fontforge-20080302 segfaults while compiling Wine
           Product: Fedora
           Version: rawhide
          Platform: All
               URL: http://fontforge.sourceforge.net/changelog.html#change-
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: medium
          Priority: medium
         Component: fontforge
        AssignedTo: kevin at tummy.com
        ReportedBy: mstefani at redhat.com
         QAContact: extras-qa at fedoraproject.org
                CC: fedora-fonts-bugs-list at redhat.com,roozbeh at farsiweb.info

Description of problem:
fontforge crashed during Wine compilation while creating the Marlett font:
fontforge -script fonts/genttf.ff fonts/marlett.sfd marlett.ttf
Copyright (c) 2000-2008 by George Williams.
 Executable based on sources from 21:54 GMT 2-Mar-2008.
 Library based on sources from 21:54 GMT 2-Mar-2008.
Segmentation fault

This is fixed in upstream fontforge version 20080309 (tested). The fontforge
changelog has following entry:
    * Undefined value in the martlett patch."

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Donwload and unpack the Wine source (http://www.winehq.org/site/download)
2. Run ./configure && make or just as a short cut:
fontforge -script fonts/genttf.ff fonts/marlett.sfd marlett.ttf
3. Watch it segfault
Actual results:
Segmentation fault

Expected results:
Should create the marlett.ttf

Additional info:

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