Howard Chu wrote:
> jgilmour(a)techsmog.com wrote:
>> Full_Name: Josh Gilmour
>> Version: ldapsearch 2.3.43 (Nov 29 2010 03:47:14)
>> OS: CentOS release 5.4 32bit
>> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
>> Submission from: (NULL) (126.96.36.199)
>> I get a segfault when using the following command and applying a filter file. If
>> we remove the -f, the command runs properly. It doesn't seem to be a major
>> security issue (or one at all, I'm not sure), but it does seem to be a bug I
> OpenLDAP 2.3 is no longer supported. If you can reproduce this bug in a
> current release please followup with the relevant stack trace, otherwise this
> ITS will be closed. Currently I see no such symptom in 2.4.x.
Valgrind disagreed with me, the bug was still present in 2.4. Fixed in HEAD.
But the fix needs some more thought. I don't believe this combination of
options actually makes any sense; we should probably just disallow it.
-- Howard Chu
CTO, Symas Corp.