Subject: Re: mkdir with trailing / (patch proposed)
To: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
From: enami tsugutomo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/01/2002 08:20:41
> I'm asking as ufs copies the length (which does NOT include the trailing
> slash(es)), and uses memcpy() to compare only length worth of bytes. So
> the value of that extra byte doesn't matter. NOTHING SEEMS TO BE EXPECTING
> THIS TRAILING '\0'.
Ah, I guess I misread :-). cn_nameptr need not to be NUL terminated
but d_name needs.
> Well, your patch looks just like mine except you chose a different name,
> and made different emulations able to turn it on too. :-)
And there is more place where copies up to NUL.