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Re: (ITS#5817) ldapadd crashes with '-' in input

Jan Safranek wrote:
> Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
>> I've applied a fix to HEAD code, please test.
> Thanks for a quick fix! Now it prints "ldap_add: Bad parameter to an 
> ldap routine (-9)", which is a bit better than the assert before.

Yes.  I modified ldap_add_ext(3) to further validate input parameters 
instead of crashing.  ldapadd(1) needs work in order to intercept the 
issue earlier and complain as appropriate.  I was more concerned by 
libldap because it might be used in more critical applications than 
ldapadd(1) itself.


Ing. Pierangelo Masarati
OpenLDAP Core Team

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