[PATCH] Re: [1.5] ls -l on /cygdrive/d doesn't work

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Wed May 27 21:14:00 GMT 2009


On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 12:41:03PM +0200, David Engraf wrote:
>I have fixed the error in ntea.cc handling the return value of 
>NTQueryEaFile. This patch is only needed for the 1.5 release. Maybe this 
>error should be considered as critical due to uninitialized stack usage 
>of the variable fea when the function returned an error.
>
>
>2009-05-26 David Engraf <david.engraf@sysgo.com>
>
>	* ntea.cc (read_ea): Fix error handling and avoid using
>	uninitialized stack.

Thanks for the patch but this will have to be a known limitation of
1.5.x.  We don't plan on making any new releases before 1.7 is rolled
out.

cgf



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