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Re: SWISH-E 2.4.4 filters can not locate files

From: Ludovic Drolez <ldrolez(at)>
Date: Tue Oct 17 2006 - 06:33:55 GMT
David L Norris wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-10-16 at 18:35 -0700, Peter Karman wrote:
>>I think we might be over-thinking this. If the original issue that stringQuote() 
>>was trying to address was simply that quotes in filenames cause problems, why 
>>not just escape quotes, rather than trying to escape everything suspicious?

We should escape everything suspicious, because I was able to run a 'rm -rf'
with a file like this "mynicefilename.pdf;rm -rf /". The same applies to & |
, and more...


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Received on Mon Oct 16 23:33:55 2006