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System Calls ( readdir(),opendir(),closedir())

Submitted on: 10/23/2007 11:30:36 AM
By: Adri Jovin  
Level: Advanced
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Compatibility: C
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     This program invokes the linux system calls readdir(),opendir() and closedir().
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// Name: System Calls ( readdir(),opendir(),closedir())
// Description:This program invokes the linux system calls readdir(),opendir() and closedir().
// By: Adri Jovin
//This code is copyrighted and has// limited warranties.Please see details.//**************************************

//Source code produced by Adri Jovin.J.J
struct dirent *dptr;
int main(int argc, char *argv[])
char buff[256];
DIR *dirp;
printf("\n\n Enter directory Name");

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11/18/2007 12:25:47 AMTahir

Good Practice

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5/7/2012 12:58:37 PMGoz

scanf with no character limit is a buffer overflow vulnerability. It also fails on names containing spaces.
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