[vdr] vdr 1.3.38: SVDRP grab filename

Stefan Huelswitt s.huelswitt at gmx.de
Sat Jan 14 14:55:32 CET 2006

On 14 Jan 2006 Klaus Schmidinger <Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de> wrote:
> Stefan Huelswitt wrote:
>> Actualy it allows overwriting files with no extention only.
>> I find it convinient to be backward compatible.
>> As the whole operation is limited to the grab directory anyways,
>> security considerations are negligible IMHO.
> And what's the point in writing to a file without an extension?

For me the point was, that vdradmin uses a grab file without
extention since ever. vdr 1.3.38 broke that.

I think it's a good idea to behave in a backward compatible way
whenever possible.

Jut my 2 cents.


Stefan Huelswitt
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