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Re: gss_display_name escaping space?

12 jun 2007 kl. 14.58 skrev Michael B Allen:

> On Tue, 12 Jun 2007 14:23:13 -0700
> "Henry B. Hotz" <hotz@jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
>> Ar you sure this is an error?
>> As long as putting the returned display name back into gssapi gets
>> you the right internal representation I think it's standards  
>> conforming.
> No and yes.
> No, it seems it is not a bug according to the spec.
> However, IMO, it is a bug to insert a backslash into a string that is
> supposed to be used for display purposes.

So having krb5_parse_name(krb5_unparse_name(p)) != p is bad, programs
should eat their own format. That said, see the new newly commited
lib/krb5/principal.c the test case for it (test_principal.c).

You should be able to pull over principal.c to 0.7.2 without too much  
with some parts of krb5.h