Re: [hackers] [sbase] tar: fix bug when extracting a tarball created using '.' as base path

From: Dimitris Papastamos <>
Date: Sat, 6 Jun 2015 08:53:27 +0100

On Fri, Jun 05, 2015 at 06:34:59PM +0100, Nick wrote:
> I found this bug when fiddling about with tar today. See the commit
> message for details. Note that the patch depends on the earlier
> patch in this thread (as it adds a section to sanitizepath), but
> that patch is good for your master too, I reckon ;-) It could be
> split out easily, if you disagreed.
> Nick


Would you mind posting any dependent patches as well? I think I've done
something stupid and lost the thread.
Received on Sat Jun 06 2015 - 09:53:27 CEST

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