Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/make
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: None <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 07/16/2003 16:09:09
>>Log Message:
>a/ could we have meaningful log messages

	guess i've botched keyboard input.  will fix.

>b/ could you please explain why it is necessary to strlcpy() in this
>case?  You've just made it necessary to add strlcpy() to the next version
>of bmake for little benefit - copying a fixed sized string into a known
>sized buffer isn't the stuff of buffer overflows.

	i'm not finished yet.  there are other strcpy i will be updating.

>Or are you planning to replace all str*cpy calls in the tree with strlcpy?
>I'm sure there are places that warrant it - even within make - but
>this specific case doesn't appear to be one.