bug-cvs
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: PATCH: backport of symlink fix for issue 142 to cvs 1.11.9.1


From: Derek Robert Price
Subject: Re: PATCH: backport of symlink fix for issue 142 to cvs 1.11.9.1
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2003 09:53:46 -0500
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 Netscape/7.1

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

Paul Edwards wrote:

| Has LockDir been available "forever"? If not, it was introduced,
|
|and due to lack of consideration for symbolic links, there is a
|trap waiting for anyone who uses it.


A trap which is not avoided by this patch.

Regardless, LockDir only added the trap with symlinked directories.  The
trap with symlinked files has existed as long as CVS.

Derek

- --
~                *8^)

Email: address@hidden

Get CVS support at <http://ximbiot.com>!
- --
I will not bribe Principal Skinner.
I will not bribe Principal Skinner.
I will not bribe Principal Skinner...

~          - Bart Simpson on chalkboard, _The Simpsons_
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.0.7 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Netscape - http://enigmail.mozdev.org

iD8DBQE/n9R5LD1OTBfyMaQRAgCPAJ0X69DiMsOMNLj1Y8/1e2IBKkdJ/gCg0Qq6
NkejrLcM9dtJ/VjKG3qUKAg=
=kMsK
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----






reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]