Automatic report from sources (radiusd) between 13.09.2006 - 14.09.2006 GMT

Boian Jordanov bjordanov at
Fri Sep 15 10:03:13 CEST 2006

On Thursday 14 September 2006 20:46, Alan DeKok wrote:
> > Fixed bug id #390 Removed pairfree and Updated to use pairmove.
>   No, this is wrong.  "pairmove" uses the operators to determine which
> attributes to move, and which to leave behind.  Since Perl can update
> all of the attributes via it's own logic, it does not need the
> operators.  The operators are ONLY for the "users" file, which is a
> hack.
>   In addition, pairmove() MIGHT leave VALUE_PAIR's in the source list.
> The change you made didn't free them, so there is a memory leak in the
> code.
>   I'm going to revert this change, and commit a different fix for bug
> #390.
>   The "Operator" code added in revision 1.38 is not needed.  Again,
> the *only* purpose of the operator in the VALUE_PAIR is a hack, to
> make the "users" file work.  Since the Perl script can make it's own
> decisions about which attributes to over-write and why, it's completey
> unnecessary to support operators here.  All of the code dealing with
> "Operator" in rlm_perl.c should be deleted.
>   The attributes used in rlm_perl should just be names and values,
> without operators.  I'll be updating the module to remove the
> "Operator" stuff.  It's confusing, and not necessary.

Ok I am agree with this.  

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Boian Jordanov
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