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* [PATCH] Segmentation Fault on non-commit --branch clone
@ 2019-11-01  0:24 Davide Berardi
  2019-11-01 19:08 ` Johannes Schindelin
                   ` (3 more replies)
  0 siblings, 4 replies; 14+ messages in thread
From: Davide Berardi @ 2019-11-01  0:24 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: git; +Cc: Johannes.Schindelin, peff, gitster

Fixed segmentation fault that can be triggered using
$ git clone --branch $object $repository
with object pointing to a non-commit ref (e.g. a blob).

Signed-off-by: Davide Berardi <berardi.dav@gmail.com>

---
 builtin/clone.c         | 26 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 refs.h                  |  7 +++++++
 t/t5609-clone-branch.sh | 22 +++++++++++++++++++++-
 3 files changed, 54 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/builtin/clone.c b/builtin/clone.c
index f665b28ccc..0f4a18302c 100644
--- a/builtin/clone.c
+++ b/builtin/clone.c
@@ -704,11 +704,32 @@ static void update_remote_refs(const struct ref *refs,
 	}
 }
 
+static int fallback_on_noncommit(const struct ref *check,
+				 const struct ref *remote,
+				 const char *msg)
+{
+	if (check == NULL)
+		return 1;
+	struct commit *c = lookup_commit_reference_gently(the_repository,
+						   &check->old_oid, 1);
+	if (c == NULL) {
+		/* Fallback HEAD to fallback refs */
+		warning(_("%s is not a valid commit object, HEAD will fallback to %s"),
+			check->name, FALLBACK_REF);
+		update_ref(msg, FALLBACK_REF, &remote->old_oid, NULL,
+			   REF_NO_DEREF, UPDATE_REFS_DIE_ON_ERR);
+	}
+
+	return c == NULL;
+}
+
 static void update_head(const struct ref *our, const struct ref *remote,
 			const char *msg)
 {
 	const char *head;
 	if (our && skip_prefix(our->name, "refs/heads/", &head)) {
+		if (fallback_on_noncommit(our, remote, msg) != 0)
+			return;
 		/* Local default branch link */
 		if (create_symref("HEAD", our->name, NULL) < 0)
 			die(_("unable to update HEAD"));
@@ -718,12 +739,17 @@ static void update_head(const struct ref *our, const struct ref *remote,
 			install_branch_config(0, head, option_origin, our->name);
 		}
 	} else if (our) {
+		if (fallback_on_noncommit(our, remote, msg) != 0)
+			return;
+		/* here commit is valid */
 		struct commit *c = lookup_commit_reference(the_repository,
 							   &our->old_oid);
 		/* --branch specifies a non-branch (i.e. tags), detach HEAD */
 		update_ref(msg, "HEAD", &c->object.oid, NULL, REF_NO_DEREF,
 			   UPDATE_REFS_DIE_ON_ERR);
 	} else if (remote) {
+		if (fallback_on_noncommit(remote, remote, msg) != 0)
+			return;
 		/*
 		 * We know remote HEAD points to a non-branch, or
 		 * HEAD points to a branch but we don't know which one.
diff --git a/refs.h b/refs.h
index 730d05ad91..35ee6eb058 100644
--- a/refs.h
+++ b/refs.h
@@ -497,6 +497,13 @@ enum action_on_err {
 	UPDATE_REFS_QUIET_ON_ERR
 };
 
+/*
+ * In case of a remote HEAD pointing to a non-commit update_head
+ * will make HEAD reference fallback to this value, master ref
+ * should be safe.
+ */
+#define FALLBACK_REF "refs/heads/master"
+
 /*
  * Begin a reference transaction.  The reference transaction must
  * be freed by calling ref_transaction_free().
diff --git a/t/t5609-clone-branch.sh b/t/t5609-clone-branch.sh
index 6e7a7be052..0680cf5a89 100755
--- a/t/t5609-clone-branch.sh
+++ b/t/t5609-clone-branch.sh
@@ -20,7 +20,13 @@ test_expect_success 'setup' '
 	 echo one >file && git add file && git commit -m one &&
 	 git checkout -b two &&
 	 echo two >file && git add file && git commit -m two &&
-	 git checkout master) &&
+	 git checkout master &&
+	 # Create dummy objects
+	 _B=$(git rev-list --objects --all | grep -m 1 "^[^ ]\+ [^ ]\+" | \
+	      awk "{print \$1}") &&
+	 echo "${_B}" >> .git/refs/tags/broken-tag &&
+	 echo "${_B}" >> .git/refs/heads/broken-head
+	) &&
 	mkdir empty &&
 	(cd empty && git init)
 '
@@ -67,4 +73,18 @@ test_expect_success 'clone -b not allowed with empty repos' '
 	test_must_fail git clone -b branch empty clone-branch-empty
 '
 
+test_expect_success 'clone -b with broken tag will fallback to master' '
+	git clone -b broken-tag parent clone-broken-tag &&
+	(cd clone-broken-tag &&
+	 check_HEAD master
+	)
+'
+
+test_expect_success 'clone -b with broken head will fallback to master' '
+	git clone -b broken-head parent clone-broken-head &&
+	(cd clone-broken-head &&
+	 check_HEAD master
+	)
+'
+
 test_done
-- 
2.22.0


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2019-11-01  0:24 [PATCH] Segmentation Fault on non-commit --branch clone Davide Berardi
2019-11-01 19:08 ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-01 19:35   ` Jeff King
2019-11-02 10:16     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-03 18:16       ` Davide Berardi
2019-11-04  3:55         ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-02  9:18   ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-01 19:43 ` Jeff King
2019-11-02 10:07 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-03 18:07 ` [PATCH v2] clone: Don't segfault on -b specifing a non-commit Davide Berardi
2019-11-05  4:37   ` Jeff King
2019-11-06  1:36     ` Junio C Hamano
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