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hiera can end up in and endless loop with malformed lookup variables
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When using the variable lookup functionality inside a hiera datafile and the variable name contains meaningful regex characters, unexpected behaviour might occur.
will cause an endless loop during the hiera lookup .
The cause of this resides in the substitution method in Hiera.Backend.parse_string
#1 Updated by Josh Cooper over 3 years ago
- Status changed from Unreviewed to Requires CLA to be signed
- Assignee set to Peter De Cleyn
Hi Peter, can you sign our CLA (https://projects.puppetlabs.com/contributor_licenses/sign)?
#10 Updated by Anonymous over 2 years ago
- Status changed from In Topic Branch Pending Review to Merged - Pending Release
- Target version set to 1.3.0
Merged into master in https://github.com/puppetlabs/hiera/commit/ff98aabe62dc78cf1e10f4a4003412f218fbfe23