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Re: [alpine-devel] apk segmentation fault - please make it utf-8 compliant

From: Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 3 Apr 2016 10:15:54 -0300

Quick fix, nice! I wish you manage to make it utf8 compliant too.
Thanks.


On Sun, Apr 3, 2016 at 10:08 AM, Timo Teras <timo.teras_at_iki.fi> wrote:
> On Sun, 3 Apr 2016 07:50:20 -0300
> Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello to the mailing list.
>>
>> $ apk add à
>> Segmentation fault
>>
>> $ apk add ê
>> Segmentation fault
>>
>> $ apk add û
>> Segmentation fault
>>
>> And so far...
>>
>> A good program should be UTF-8 compliant.
>> Or to at least give an error when you feed special chars, but it
>> should never segfault on such acceptable use-case.
>
> The 8-bit cleanness issue has been fixed with:
> http://git.alpinelinux.org/cgit/apk-tools/commit/?id=9039dbe06cfe123d04c3306f7316ba91013fc5e6
>
> But need to look at making it really utf8 compliant. I think certain
> utf8 sequence might still confuse it.
>
> Thanks for the report.
>
> /Timo


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Received on Sun Apr 03 2016 - 10:15:54 GMT