Make 'index_path()' use 'strbuf_readlink()'
authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Wed, 17 Dec 2008 17:51:53 +0000 (09:51 -0800)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
Wed, 17 Dec 2008 21:36:34 +0000 (13:36 -0800)
This makes us able to properly index symlinks even on filesystems where
st_size doesn't match the true size of the link.

Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
sha1_file.c

index 0e021c5..52d1ead 100644 (file)
@@ -2523,8 +2523,7 @@ int index_fd(unsigned char *sha1, int fd, struct stat *st, int write_object,
 int index_path(unsigned char *sha1, const char *path, struct stat *st, int write_object)
 {
        int fd;
-       char *target;
-       size_t len;
+       struct strbuf sb = STRBUF_INIT;
 
        switch (st->st_mode & S_IFMT) {
        case S_IFREG:
@@ -2537,20 +2536,17 @@ int index_path(unsigned char *sha1, const char *path, struct stat *st, int write
                                     path);
                break;
        case S_IFLNK:
-               len = xsize_t(st->st_size);
-               target = xmalloc(len + 1);
-               if (readlink(path, target, len + 1) != st->st_size) {
+               if (strbuf_readlink(&sb, path, st->st_size)) {
                        char *errstr = strerror(errno);
-                       free(target);
                        return error("readlink(\"%s\"): %s", path,
                                     errstr);
                }
                if (!write_object)
-                       hash_sha1_file(target, len, blob_type, sha1);
-               else if (write_sha1_file(target, len, blob_type, sha1))
+                       hash_sha1_file(sb.buf, sb.len, blob_type, sha1);
+               else if (write_sha1_file(sb.buf, sb.len, blob_type, sha1))
                        return error("%s: failed to insert into database",
                                     path);
-               free(target);
+               strbuf_release(&sb);
                break;
        case S_IFDIR:
                return resolve_gitlink_ref(path, "HEAD", sha1);