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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/support suexec.c
Date Tue, 07 Jul 1998 22:48:53 GMT
Marc Slemko wrote:
> A couple of the other errors (ie. ones about the wrong user running it)
> should be more verbose and the changes there are good.

Right, I'm putting those back.

> But I think that that huge mess of stuff just to tell people the arguments
> in the error message is not acceptable, it is not readable, the extra mess
> of code to deal with adding the "{buffer overflow}" or whatever it is is
> unnecessary.

suexec is security related.  If somehow it's getting flooded with
more than 2K of arguments, it seemed reasonable to me to make a
pointed note of the fact in case it's actually an attack.


#ken	P-)}

Ken Coar                    <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/>
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