Failure to verify valid passwords after migration Windows => FreeBSD
|Reported by:||Steffen Hoffmann||Owned by:||Steffen Hoffmann|
|Severity:||critical||Keywords:||htpasswd file linebreak style|
As I've been informed by Honza Rameš lately, there is potential portability issue in the current htfile.py code for
It arises from improper handling (.strip()) of lines read for password matching due to different EOL style in Windows and BSD (and of course other systems too).
trunk branch is no affected, since this issue has been prevented by opening the password store file in unified mode since .
Change History (3)
comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by
|Status:||new → assigned|
|Summary:||Unable to correctly verify valid passwords after migration Windows => FreeBSD → Failure to verify valid passwords after migration Windows => FreeBSD|