NULL ptr dereferences found with Calysto static checker

Gert Doering gert at
Thu Jun 21 19:58:07 EST 2007


On Wed, Jun 20, 2007 at 11:47:59PM -0700, Domagoj Babic wrote:
> Please see
> localtime/gmtime in

Indeed, on GNU systems, this can happen:

"The return value is the null pointer if time cannot be represented as a 
broken-down time; typically this is because the year cannot fit into an int."

- so, OpenSSH will break in the year 4294967297.  Damn.

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