Re: [PATCH] vfs: hard-ban creating files with control characters in the name

From: Olivier Galibert
Date: Thu Oct 05 2017 - 06:14:30 EST

On Tue, Oct 3, 2017 at 5:22 AM, Adam Borowski <kilobyte@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Well, what about just \n then? Unlike all the others which are relatively
> straightforward, \n requires -print0 which not all programs implement, and
> way too many people consider too burdensome to use.

If you don't use -print0, you're vulnerable to spaces. Go on, try to
disallow spaces in file names, I'll pass the popcorn.