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Bug 177407 - f-spot wrapper script looks for executable in CWD
Summary: f-spot wrapper script looks for executable in CWD
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: f-spot
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Christopher Aillon
QA Contact:
: 177676 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: FC5Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-01-10 13:26 UTC by Oskari Saarenmaa
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-01 17:43:39 UTC

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Description Oskari Saarenmaa 2006-01-10 13:26:42 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051216 Fedora/1.5-3 Firefox/1.5

Description of problem:
The f-spot wrapper script in /usr/bin attempts to run f-spot.exe from the current working directory.  This can lead into problems when launching f-spot from for example /tmp where another user might have created a fake f-spot.exe file.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. cd /tmp
2. touch f-spot.exe Makefile Defines.cs
3. f-spot

Actual Results:  *** Running uninstalled f-spot ***
cannot open assembly ./f-spot.exe

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2006-01-12 20:40:00 UTC
*** Bug 177676 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Christopher Aillon 2006-01-27 23:26:55 UTC
This has been filed as

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2006-01-30 18:16:18 UTC
Flipping security flag, as this is a security issue...

Comment 4 Christopher Aillon 2006-02-01 17:43:39 UTC
should be fixed in rawhide, now.

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