RFC: KCmdLineArgs::obfuscateOption()

Jarosław Staniek js at iidea.pl
Mon Oct 4 21:04:28 BST 2004

Adriaan de Groot wrote:

> On Monday 04 October 2004 21:04, Jarosław Staniek wrote:
>>     qstrcpy(argv[i+1], (const char*)pwd);
> Is this portable in any fashion? ISTR that Solaris, for one, still keeps
> the args around elsewhere for ps(1), so your patch would just give a false
> sense of security.

Of course, it's not probable, and kinit/setproctitle.cpp will help as Waldo 
mentioned. From a quick look at newest MySQL server's code, I can say they're 
doing the same simple thing as me.

regards / pozdrawiam,
  Jaroslaw Staniek / OpenOffice Polska
  Kexi Project: http://www.kexi-project.org, http://koffice.kde.org/kexi
  QT-KDE Wrapper Project: http://iidea.pl/~js/qkw

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