Re: [PATCH 2/2 v3] initramfs: print error and shell out for unsupported content

From: Alexander Holler
Date: Sat Mar 22 2014 - 14:22:56 EST

Am 22.03.2014 13:29, schrieb Alexander Holler:
The initramfs generation is broken for file and directory names which contain
colons, spaces and other unusual characters. Print an error and don't try to

+ # Files and directories with spaces and colons are unsupported.
+ local unsupported=$(find "${srcdir}" -regex '.*\(:\| \|\n\|\r\|\t\).*')

I've just noted that -regex isn't POSIX. I don't know the kernel rules regarding this, and I don't care. But it might be a blocker for this patch.


Alexander Holler

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