Re: [PATCHv4] Read (but not write) from XDG configuration, XDG attributes and XDG ignore files

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Ramsay Jones <ramsay@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Subject: [PATCH] path.c: Fix a static buffer overwrite bug by avoiding mkpath()
>
> In order to fix the bug, we introduce a new variation of the mkpath()
> function, mkpathdup(), which avoids the use of the internal static
> buffers.

Shouldn't we aim a bit higher to also avoid the use of bounded
buffer?  Instead of returning bad_path, retry with lengthened buffer
until we succeed, or something.

Better yet, internally use strbuf_vaddf().
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