Bug 14872 - rarian-sk-get-cl assumes USERNAME environment variable set, crashes if not
Summary: rarian-sk-get-cl assumes USERNAME environment variable set, crashes if not
Alias: None
Product: Rarian
Classification: Unclassified
Component: General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PowerPC Mac OS X (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Don Scorgie
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Reported: 2008-03-06 15:49 UTC by paul
Modified: 2008-07-29 11:32 UTC (History)
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Description paul 2008-03-06 15:49:29 UTC
# gdb /opt/local/bin/rarian-sk-get-cl 
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Reading symbols for shared libraries ... done
(gdb) r C scrollkeeper_cl.xml
Starting program: /opt/local/bin/rarian-sk-get-cl C scrollkeeper_cl.xml
Reading symbols for shared libraries +. done

Program received signal EXC_BAD_ACCESS, Could not access memory.
0x90000e60 in strlen ()
(gdb) bt
#0  0x90000e60 in strlen ()
#1  0x000033b8 in find_dump_name() () at /Source/rarian/rarian/util/rarian-sk-get-cl.cpp:169
#2  0x00003668 in main (argc=3, argv=0xbffff9d4) at /Source/rarian/rarian/util/rarian-sk-get-cl.cpp:225
(gdb) set env USERNAME root
(gdb) r C scrollkeeper_cl.xml
The program being debugged has been started already.
Start it from the beginning? (y or n) y
Starting program: /opt/local/bin/rarian-sk-get-cl C scrollkeeper_cl.xml

Program exited normally.

on my system, only USER gets defined
Comment 1 Don Scorgie 2008-07-29 11:32:04 UTC
Thanks for the bug report.  Fixed in SVN and will appear in 0.8.1

2008-07-29  Don Scorgie  <Don@Scorgie.org>

	* util/rarian-sk-get-cl.cpp: 
	If $USERNAME isn't set, use default (UNKNOWN)
	bug #14872

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