Bug#330192: [Adduser-devel] Bug#330192: ' in /etc/skel filenames causes "Unmatched '"

Joerg Hoh joerg at joerghoh.de
Sun Oct 16 17:38:00 UTC 2005

On Sun, Oct 16, 2005 at 01:09:23PM -0400, D Goel wrote:
> Hi
> Here's a reproducible way to produce a similar bug:
>         host:/etc/skel/.gnome# cd /etc/skel/.gnome; touch "'>ente"
>        Now, make sure /home/tmpfoo does not exist, and try: 
>        # adduser tmpfoo
>        I see:
>        Use of uninitialized value in symlink at /usr/sbin/adduser line 695, <FIND> line 873.
>        symlink: No such file or directory

I'm just working on the latest subversion version of adduser and I cannot
reproduce that behaviour. But I'll add this testcase to the testsuite


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- Thomas Bliessner, <slrnd1hklm.g53.nospam at melix.com.mx>
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