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bug #33969: Bug in mkfilelst, reads sticky bit twice

Submitted by:  pyllyukko <pyllyukko>
Submitted on:  Mon 08 Aug 2011 07:06:05 PM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  5-Critical
Item Group:  Script error Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <jfs>
Open/Closed:  Open Operating System:  Any Linux

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Sun 04 Feb 2018 08:38:27 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Thank you, I have applied the patch and committed a fix to GIT.

Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <jfs>
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Mon 08 Aug 2011 07:06:05 PM UTC, original submission:  

There is a bug in the mkfilelst script which causes false positive alerts. The bug is on line 141 (Tiger 3.2.3), the script tries to read the sticky bit twice.

At least the following false positives are generated because of this:

- perm023a
- perm024a

pyllyukko <pyllyukko>


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file #23764:  mkfilelst.patch added by pyllyukko (616B - text/x-diff)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2018-02-04 jfs StatusNone => Fixed
        Assigned toNone => jfs
    2011-08-08 pyllyukko Attached File- => Added mkfilelst.patch, #23764
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