#367 closed defect (fixed)

correct various bugs in FAT Filesystem implementation

Reported by: thomas.doerfler Owned by: Jennifer Averett
Priority: normal Milestone: 2
Component: fs/fat Version: 4.6
Severity: major Keywords:
Cc: bugs@…, joel.sherrill@…, thomas.doerfler@… Blocked By:


Some bugs were still present in the DOSFS implementation:

  • FAT12 did not work properly on Big-Endian machines
  • Some synchronization and error handling problems were present
  • Some legal codings for EOC were not recognized


Attachments (1)

libblock_dos.diff (17.7 KB) - added by thomas.doerfler on Dec 3, 2006 at 1:31:12 PM.

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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed on Mar 1, 2003 at 4:24:22 PM by thomas.doerfler

Status: assignedwaiting

comment:2 Changed on Mar 25, 2003 at 4:02:25 PM by Joel Sherrill

Status: waitingclosed

State-Changed-From-To: feedback->closed
State-Changed-Why: Patch applied to head and 4.6 release branch.

Changed on Dec 3, 2006 at 1:31:12 PM by thomas.doerfler

Attachment: libblock_dos.diff added


comment:3 Changed on Oct 10, 2017 at 6:50:58 AM by Sebastian Huber

Component: fsfs/fat
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