bugfindutils - Bugs: bug #46784, frcode drops last char if no final...

 
 

bug #46784: frcode drops last char if no final newline

Submitted by:  Andreas Metzler <ametzler>
Submitted on:  Thu 31 Dec 2015 01:25:08 PM UTC  
 
Category:  updatedb Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  4.4.2 Fixed Release:  None

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Thu 31 Dec 2015 01:25:08 PM UTC, original submission:

Hello,

this is https://bugs.debian.org/567578 submitted by Kevin Ryde:

If the input to frcode doesn't have a final newline before end of file,
it drops the last char of the last filename. Eg.

echo -n /some/file | /usr/lib/locate/frcode >/tmp/foo.locatedb
locate -d /tmp/foo.locatedb ''

prints

/some/fil

where I expected it to be "/some/file".

No doubt it's a case of "don't do that", but it should be easy for
frcode to be more careful in its reading.

Andreas Metzler <ametzler>

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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