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Re: Segmentation fault in in.xfingerd

At 03:47 PM 5/2/00 -0400, Nalin Dahyabhai wrote:
>Hello, we've got a new report in our bug-tracking database: queries with
>commas in them cause in.xfingerd in 1.2.9 and 1.2.10 to dump core.  (The
>report is at "http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11111";.

>I've advised the reporter to add an entry in ITS

You are welcomed to submit a Issue Report to our tracking system
on behalf of the user [with an appropriate reference to your
tracking system].  This will help us help you help your
(our) user.

>, and have attached a patch
>that appears to fix the problem,

Always appreciated.

>though I don't know enough to be certain
>that the default base DN for regular queries should also be used for UFN
>queries.  I'd appreciate any comments you all have.

I rather we separate the crash issue from enhancement
issue.  That is, we should be able to fix this problem without
changing the command line interface and it's documented behavior.

I've extracted a couple of fixes from your patch and applied them.
More may be needed....