buglibiconv - Bugs: bug #41187, iconv tool: Broken option parsing


bug #41187: iconv tool: Broken option parsing

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Submitted on:  Fri 10 Jan 2014 02:54:29 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
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Fri 10 Jan 2014 02:54:29 PM UTC, original submission:

The option parsing in the iconv tool is buggy: The --silent case never increments i and thus loops forever.

Also, I must say this is probably the weirdest and most error-prone option parser I've seen in my life.



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