mount segfaults with missing EOL in fstab

Corinna Vinschen
Fri Aug 13 19:11:00 GMT 2010

On Aug 13 20:32, Vincent Rivière wrote:
> Hello.
> I have just noticed that the mount utility segfaults when the last
> line of /etc/fstab is incorrectly terminated with a missing LF, even
> if it is a comment line.
> $ mount -a
> Segmentation fault (core dumped)

Thanks for the hint.  Due to a typo, mount accidentally dereferenced a
pointer which could be NULL.  Fixed in CVS.

Thanks again,

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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