Re: The open() system call in f8 really broken...
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Steve Dickson <SteveD@xxxxxxxxxx> writes: > Oliver Falk wrote: >> >> Bugs in the apps will be found, by abort() sooner than by warning out... > But won't error out the call do exactly the same thing?? It closes > the security hole by stopping the app in its tracks and allow > the app to recover... I just don't understand why that is > so wrong... Please educate me... First, if your application needed to create a file and failed to, what will it do next? Retry? That will fail. Exit? How is this better than an abort with more useful information? Steve, honestly, take a step back. The tools found a bug in your code for you. Celebrate. End the day 15 minutes early and have a beer. That's free work. -Jeff -- Fedora-maintainers mailing list Fedora-maintainers@xxxxxxxxxx https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-maintainers -- Fedora-maintainers-readonly mailing list Fedora-maintainers-readonly@xxxxxxxxxx https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-maintainers-readonly
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