Error in published patch to smbd/filename.c

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Mon Nov 27 18:38:48 GMT 2000

Richard Bollinger wrote:
> Sorry your trouble...  After attempting to reproduce the original error it
> mysteriously went away.  My favorite theory is that the sole effect of
> making the variable explicitly initialized to zero was to _move_ it out of
> harm's way from a different problem which had been corrected in the mean
> time by other changes.  Never mind.

Dammit - that'll teach me to believe reports of compiler
bugs :-).

I *knew* statics are zero'd - it'll teach me not be be
so accomodating in future :-) :-).


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