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Re: extern-c-dirent_buf_size.diff

From: Ben Hutchings <ben@decadentplace.org.uk>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2005 15:34:21 +0000
To: bancroft@america.net
Cc: www-lib <www-lib@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1131723261.7231.47.camel@localhost>
Vic Bancroft wrote:
> Here is a set of diffs to wrap all header files with extern "C" and add 
> a basis for addressing Ben's security concerns. 
<snip>

Unfortunately the implementation I originally posted is unsafe on HP-UX
since that defines NAME_MAX incorrectly.

There is a better version now at
<http://womble.decadentplace.org.uk/readdir_r-advisory.html>.

Ben.

-- 
Ben Hutchings
We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking.
                                                              - Albert Camus

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