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  1. Apache Cordova
  2. CB-13415

Importing corrupt images using the Camera plugin crashes the app

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Critical
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: cordova-plugin-camera
    • Environment:

      Android: OS 7.0, Phone Model: Moto G5 Plus
      iOS: OS 10.1.1 (14B150)

    • Flags:
      Important

      Description

      ISSUE
      Importing corrupt images using the Camera plugin crashes the app

      Current Behavior

      1. Importing a corrupt image using the Cordova Camera plugin crashes the Cordova app which uses the plugin

      Expected Behavior

      1. Importing a corrupt image using the Cordova Camera plugin:
        • Throws an exception which can be caught by the Cordova app which uses the plugin
        • Does not crash the Cordova app which uses the plugin
        • Allows the Cordova app which uses the plugin to render a Toast error message relaying the error
      1. # Platforms affected
        • Android
        • iOS

      REFERENCES

      1. Sample corrupt image which crashes the app
      2. Technique used to wrap the call in a Try/Catch block in a callable inner class to prevent an app crash

      ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

      1. Importing corrupt images does not crash apps which do not use the Camera plugin, such as:
        • Yelp mobile app
        • Slack mobile app

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              • Assignee:
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                Reporter:
                ShemrickFlannigan Shemrick Flannigan
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