3.0.17 string escape rules [was: 3.0.17 password ending in '\' problem, LDAP backend [bug?]]
kzorba at otenet.gr
Tue Sep 11 15:00:34 CEST 2018
On Παρ, Σεπ 07 2018 at 02:39:30 μμ, Alan DeKok <aland at deployingradius.com> wrote:
before opening a github issue, I saw yours:
> We fixed all of the handling of the backslash character in v3.
> Before that, it was random and inconsistent.
> Now, the rules are the same as for shells. Which is what people are
> used to, and what makes sense.
Have you documented somewhere what is your intended policy with strings?
Does it affect all strings (as in xlat expanded in configuration *and*
string radius attribute values)?
I can see that string attributes get escaped in the debug output as
well, so I guess you un-escape/escape strings in both input and output,
Kostas Zorbadelos http://gr.linkedin.com/in/kzorba
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