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Bug #1501

mount_cd9660 segfaults

Added by corecode about 7 years ago. Updated about 7 years ago.

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Priority:
Normal
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Description

mount_cd9660 segfaults if you don't specify -L.

The code seems to be copied from mount_msdos, but FreeBSD has a
different code and argument in mount_cd9660. We should try to stay
close to FreeBSDs behavior.

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#1 Updated by polachok about 7 years ago

>mount_cd9660 segfaults if you don't specify -L.
Okay, I'll fix this.

>We should try to stay close to FreeBSDs behavior.
Hey, why? It's confusing to have different options for the same thing. I mean -L
(mount_msdos) and -C (mount_cd9660). Can we have both in mount_cd9660 at least?
Pleeease.

#2 Updated by corecode about 7 years ago

Alexander Polakov (via DragonFly issue tracker) wrote:
> Alexander Polakov <> added the comment:
>
>> mount_cd9660 segfaults if you don't specify -L.
> Okay, I'll fix this.
>
>> We should try to stay close to FreeBSDs behavior.
> Hey, why? It's confusing to have different options for the same thing. I mean -L
> (mount_msdos) and -C (mount_cd9660). Can we have both in mount_cd9660 at least?
> Pleeease.

They also have different semantics in FreeBSD. I don't know what is
better, I just know that they set a precedent, and we should have a very
good reason to break with it.

cheers
simon

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