[Bro-Dev] #712: LogMgr should escape the set separator

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Mon Dec 19 08:46:51 PST 2011


#712: LogMgr should escape the set separator
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  Reporter:  amannb         |      Owner:  jsiwek
      Type:  Merge Request  |     Status:  assigned
  Priority:  Normal         |  Milestone:  Bro2.0
 Component:  Bro            |    Version:  git/master
Resolution:                 |   Keywords:
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Comment (by robin):

 >  I was mostly just following the example set by `#separator` which is
 >  always fully escaped.  I guess it's a bit weird since space is
 considered
 >  a printing character, but we need to escape it.  And maybe consistently
 >  escaping everything makes it a bit easier for log-consuming programs.

 Ok, I'm changing this to escape only when necessary (space or not
 printable). Shouldn't be hard to deal with for log-consuming programs
 and better for humans.

 Robin

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