interesting fact about StrCaseCmp
abartlet at samba.org
Tue Feb 18 00:33:19 GMT 2003
On Tue, 2003-02-18 at 11:01, Martin Pool wrote:
> StrCaseCmp (and strequal) in HEAD has the interesting side-effect that it only
> compares the first PSTRING_LEN (1024) bytes of the strings.
> I suppose comparing strings longer than that is probably a bit
> unlikely, but it still seems kind of dangerous.
> Would it be OK to change it to use dynamic allocation?
I think so.
Possibly only for long strings? But then that is probably
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