path_conv::check() gets confused by recently opened files

Corinna Vinschen
Fri May 24 07:23:00 GMT 2002

On Fri, May 24, 2002 at 08:11:06AM -0400, Jason Tishler wrote:
> Chris,
> On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 06:25:56PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > Oddly enough, the core dumps were coming from small_vsprintf by way
> > of fchmod.  Even more oddly, fchmod was using a '%o' format which
> > was, for some reason not implemented in small_vsprintf.
> I saw the core dumps too when I was strace-ing.  Since they "went away"
> when debugging in gdb, I forgot about this problem.  I'm glad that you
> caught and fixed this one too.

I got core dumps today after building the latest from cvs.  Fortunately
I could reduce that to a build problem as well.  After rebuilding the
whole tree from scratch, everything's fine now.


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