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Re: svn commit: r12029 - trunk/subversion/libsvn_client

From: David James <james82_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2004-11-25 17:13:38 CET

On Thu, 25 Nov 2004 17:08:52 +0100 (CET), Peter N. Lundblad
<peter@famlundblad.se> wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Nov 2004 kfogel@tigris.org wrote:
> > Author: kfogel
> > Date: Wed Nov 24 20:00:46 2004
> > New Revision: 12029
> >
> > Modified:
> > trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c
> > Log:
> > Fix issue #1832: Don't use potentially locale-sensitive tests to
> > determine if characters are in a specific subset of the ASCII subset
> > of UTF8. Thanks to Joe Orton <joe@light.plus.com> for analysis.
> >
> > * subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c
> > (is_valid_prop_name): Test numeric values of characters directly.
> >
> >
> > Modified: trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c
> > Url: http://svn.collab.net/viewcvs/svn/trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c?view=diff&rev=12029&p1=trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c&r1=12028&p2=trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c&r2=12029
> > ==============================================================================
> > --- trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c (original)
> > +++ trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/prop_commands.c Wed Nov 24 20:00:46 2004
> > @@ -46,14 +46,27 @@
> > {
> > const char *p = name;
> >
> > - /* Each byte of a UTF8-encoded non-ASCII character has its high bit set and
> > - * so will be rejected by this function. */
> > - if (! isalpha (*p) && ! strchr ("_:", *p))
> > + /* The characters we allow use identical representations in UTF8
> > + and ASCII, so we can just test for the appropriate ASCII codes.
> > + But we can't use standard C character notation ('A', 'B', etc)
> > + because there's no guarantee that this C environment is using
> > + ASCII. So we hardcode the numbers below. */
> > +
> > + if (! ((*p >= 65 && *p <= 90) /* ASCII 'A' to 'Z' */
> > + || (*p >= 97 && *p <= 122) /* ASCII 'a' to 'z' */
> > + || (*p == 95) /* ASCII '_' */
> > + || (*p == 58))) /* ASCII ':' */
> > return FALSE;
> > p++;
> > for (; *p; p++)
> > {
> > - if (! isalnum (*p) && ! strchr (".-_:", *p))
> > + if (! ((*p >= 65 && *p <= 90) /* ASCII 'A' to 'Z' */
> > + || (*p >= 97 && *p <= 122) /* ASCII 'a' to 'z' */
> > + || (*p >= 48 && *p <= 57) /* ASCII '0' to '9' */
> > + || (*p == 95) /* ASCII '_' */
> > + || (*p == 58) /* ASCII ':' */
> > + || (*p == 46) /* ASCII '.' */
> > + || (*p == 45))) /* ASCII '-' */
>
> We have to decide, once and for all, if we support systems with an
> execution character set that isn't ASCII-based (i.e. ASCII is a subset).
> As brane points out, we have other places that use character constants.
> Unless you are going to fix all these, it makes no sense to say 65 instead
> of 'A'. If we want to support EBCDIC and such, we should define symbolic
> constants instead of spreading these numbers all over the code.
Perhaps we should create ascii_isalpha and ascii_isnum functions?

This'll save us from spreading these numbers all over the code.

Dave

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