[PATCH] Fix show -c/-q with large entries

Judd Montgomery judd at jpilot.org
Mon Jun 12 13:42:41 UTC 2023

On 6/11/23 15:24, Jö Fahlke wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed that for one entry in my pass store `show -c` had stopped working.
> Apparently I went a bit overboard with supplemental information in that entry
> and now `show -c` was reporting a SIGPIPE since earlier commands in some
> internal pipeline were still trying to write while later commands had already
> extracted the password line and closed the read end.
> Attached are two patches, one that adds some tests to detect this situation,
> and one that fixes the actual problem.  Although I saw the problem initially
> with `show -c`, the tests are written for `show -q` since that seems easier to
> do portably.
> Note: tested on Linux only since that's all I have access to.
> Thanks for your work,
> Jö.

I submitted a patch for this in Feb.  Unfortunately, I don't think 
anyone is maintaining this code anymore.




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