Mail Archives: cygwin-developers/1998/10/21/06:01:15

From: cgf AT cygnus DOT com (Christopher Faylor)
Subject: Re: symlink bug not fixed in winsup-981020
21 Oct 1998 06:01:15 -0700 :
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To: Kazuhiro Fujieda <fujieda AT jaist DOT ac DOT jp>, cygwin32-developers AT cygnus DOT com

On Wed, Oct 21, 1998 at 02:37:27PM +0900, Kazuhiro Fujieda wrote:
>The latest snapshot still has the symlink bug.
> in fhandler_disk_file::open
>    set_symlink_p (real_path.symlink_p);
>set_symlink_p() and get_symlink_p() is a bitwise operator, then
>get_symlink_p() always return 1 regardless of whether symlink_p
>is negative or not. I think this should be the following.
>    set_symlink_p (real_path.symlink_p > 0);

Looks like I missed one.  Thanks.
cgf AT cygnus DOT com

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