[PATCH] Teach rtems_tarfs_load() about symlinks

Gedare Bloom gedare at rtems.org
Fri Mar 7 14:54:17 UTC 2014

Looks good to me.

On Thu, Mar 6, 2014 at 10:37 PM, Nick Withers <nick.withers at anu.edu.au> wrote:
> Hi all,
> The attached patch teaches rtems_tarfs_load() about symlinks, as well as
> making it fail if it encounters an unsupported tar file entry type
> (e.g., hard links) rather than silently ignoring the 512 B block.
> It tries to be consistent with the existing code which doesn't e.g.
> check tar string field NUL termination or printf() on error.
> Happy Friday for those in the "right" time-zones!
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> Nick Withers
> Embedded Systems Programmer
> Department of Nuclear Physics, Research School of Physics and Engineering
> The Australian National University (CRICOS: 00120C)
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