[sane-devel] Genesys: raw debug log activated in git & 1.0.21

stef stef.dev at free.fr
Wed Nov 17 20:06:48 UTC 2010

Le Wednesday 17 November 2010 17:57:26 Julien BLACHE, vous avez écrit :
> Hi,
> Commit ea76aef8a23e3500dd43cb577dc617cb7dce2d0a added
> in genesys.c; it looks like this was an oversight when committing the
> changes.
> With this activated, genesys leaves a raw.pnm file behind in the current
> working directory. It's messy in a production, but more importantly, it
> leaves potentially sensitive user data in this file behind the user's
> back.
> Can you disable it again in git? I haven't done it myself to avoid a
> conflict at your next pull/push.
> For everyone maintaining SANE in a distro or similar environment, check
> your builds and disable the raw debug in genesys if your users are using
> this backend.
> JB.

	thanks for the report. I have changed the logging code to test for 
debugging level. So the raw.pnm file will be created only when it is needed. 
Unless SANE_DEBUG_GENESYS envronment var is higher than 7, there will be no 
log anymore.


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