Subject: Re: [htdig3-dev] htdig 3.1.4 is not 8-bit-clean on solaris
From: Geoff Hutchison (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Jan 12 2000 - 15:47:08 PST
At 6:49 PM +0100 1/12/00, Marc Pohl wrote:
>i reviewed the sourcecode for htdig-3.2.0b1-dev-010900 this weekend
>and discovered that there could be similar errors in
>htword/WordType.cc because of signed char to int casts. The exactly
>same error cannot happen because the iscntrl() is in the else branch
>of IsStrictChar() in 3.2.
Could you also post your original patch to 3.1.4 with diff -c as
well? I'd like to have it on the email@example.com lists because I
think it will help some of these recent questions about indexing and
searching foreign characters.
>My proposed patch is the following snippet, introducing two new
>member functions to WordType, instead of calling isdigit() and
This looks fine to me. Since it's a bug-fix, unless I hear screams of
protest, it's going in sometime tomorrow.
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