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Bug #5399

dd writes forver when count=0

Added by Robert Mustacchi over 5 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
cmd - userland programs
Start date:
2014-12-05
Due date:
% Done:

100%

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Description

When count is explicitly specified to be zero, dd writes forever rather than writing zero entries.

History

#1

Updated by Electric Monk over 5 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

git commit e3bee06925aba994e30db6f2d408f86963166961

commit  e3bee06925aba994e30db6f2d408f86963166961
Author: Robert Mustacchi <rm@joyent.com>
Date:   2014-12-10T23:29:24.000Z

    5399 dd writes forver when count=0
    Reviewed by: Dale Ghent <daleg@elemental.org>
    Reviewed by: Garrett D'Amore <garrett@damore.org>
    Approved by: Richard Lowe <richlowe@richlowe.net>

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