Bug 70103 - Newbies using slashes in filesystem labels should get a message
Summary: Newbies using slashes in filesystem labels should get a message
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: systemd
Classification: Unclassified
Component: general (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
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Assignee: systemd-bugs
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Reported: 2013-10-03 22:10 UTC by Ralph_Ulrich
Modified: 2014-11-11 18:37 UTC (History)
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Description Ralph_Ulrich 2013-10-03 22:10:32 UTC
Newbies using slashed in filesystem labels should get an appropriate message from fstab generator instead of just memory exhaustion message. 
Please look at this one:
https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-7409746.html
Comment 1 chlunde 2014-11-11 18:37:41 UTC
It looks like this was a bug that was fixed a few days after you reported this issue, git bisect found this commit:

commit 1d5989fd803d2019de0f6aaaf3cfb1cb2bbc3cdb
Author: Dave Reisner
Date:   Sun Oct 6 18:26:23 2013 -0400

    shared/util: fix off-by-one error in tag_to_udev_node
    
    Triggered false negatives when encoding a string which needed every
    character to be escaped, e.g. "LABEL=/".


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