Re: [dev] Re: [st] [PATCH] Avoid buffer overflows in the case of key-mapped strings.

From: Alexander S. <>
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:50:39 +0400

2013/10/9 Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <>:
> I think we shouldn't check this kind of things, because otherwise
> we must check all the parameters from config.h, and it is not done now.
> I usually check all the parameters which come from the user, and trust
> parameters from the own code, because they are my responsability (or in
> this case, is responsability of the user who modified config.h)
It's runtime segfault (that may be rare and hard to catch) that is
worth exactly one additional check.
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