[rrd-developers] [PATCH] RRDCacheD: FETCH command: Remove call to "rrd_parsetime".

Tobias Oetiker tobi at oetiker.ch
Thu Apr 29 07:44:48 CEST 2010

Hi Florian,

Yesterday Florian Forster wrote:

> From: Florian Forster <octo at noris.net>
> "rrd_parsetime" uses (many) global variables and is thus not
> thread-safe. Using it in the FETCH command reproducably segfaults the
> caching daemon.
> This replacement will only work with "simple" integers, i. e. times
> specified as "1272470594" (sometime on April 28th) or "-3600" (one hour
> ago).
> A more thorough fix would be to rewrite "rrd_parsetime" in a thread-safe
> manner, but unfortunately I don't have the time right now.


Tobi Oetiker, OETIKER+PARTNER AG, Aarweg 15 CH-4600 Olten, Switzerland
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