Subject: Re: PR7619
To: Markus Kurek <email@example.com>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/11/1999 09:57:23
Markus Kurek wrote:
> Today I tried the i386 install disks from the ELF snapshot.
> And the bug described in the PR7619 can be reproduced.
> It is possible to create files on a read-only mounted msdos
> partition. I can reproduce this bug only on msdos filesystems.
> I assume this is still in 1.4.1 and in current.
This seems to be bug of msdosfs_setattr() to be sane enough (at least
comparing to ufs_setattr()). RO fs is not checked at all in
msdofs_setattr(). At least this is the only difference I can see.
Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com> http://www.ics.muni.cz/~dolecek/
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