[lokisetup] [PATCH] tmp races in makeself

Stephane Peter megastep at megastep.org
Tue Sep 7 17:20:32 EDT 2004

Hum, true ;-)

OK I just committed the patch to CVS, with some changes using the date 
(as well as $RANDOM, can't hurt) for the directory being created. I 
didn't change the mkdir -p because there are cases when the directory 
may exist and we shouldn't fail. Namely when the user specifies 

On Sep 7, 2004, at 12:12 PM, Chunky Kibbles wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 07, 2004 at 12:05:06PM -0700, Stephane Peter wrote:
>> I see your point, but that 1 second granularity can be a possible
>> problem for fast machines (or small archives).
> I've yet to see a computer that rolls PIDs over in less than half an
> hour...
> Gary (-;
Stéphane Peter
megastep at megastep.org

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