Subject: Re: awk bug in current ?
To: walt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 03/19/2006 13:05:21
On Sun, 19 Mar 2006 09:44:14 -0800, walt <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> As a temporary workaround until Christos can do the correct fix,
> just delete line 890 of /usr/src/dist/nawk/b.c and recompile
> and reinstall /usr/src/usr.bin/awk.
> Here is the line to be deleted:
> assert(c < NCHARS);
> That should allow us to rebuild the system when the correct
> fix is committed.
Note, of course, that deleting that line enables a very clear buffer
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb