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[COOK-3078] Escape and quote password before using #57

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commented May 29, 2013

The password is not quoted in the add_user command, so any password with spaces will fail with "invalid command" due to too many arguments. This adds quotes around the password, and of course escapes any quotes inside the password.

@@ -76,7 +76,8 @@ def user_has_permissions?(name, vhost, perm_list = nil)
if new_resource.password.nil? || new_resource.password.empty?
Chef::Application.fatal!("rabbitmq_user with action :add requires a non-nil/empty password.")
cmdStr = "rabbitmqctl add_user #{new_resource.user} #{new_resource.password}"
new_password = new_resource.password.gsub("'", "'\\\\''")

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btm Jun 3, 2013


a comment here explaining why we need so much escaping would be good.


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commented Jun 3, 2013

@btm: I have added a hopefully useful comment


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commented Jun 4, 2013

@vhata NICE! Thanks :D

jtimberman added a commit that referenced this pull request Jun 4, 2013

Merge pull request #57 from yola/quoted_password
[COOK-3078] Escape and quote password before using

@jtimberman jtimberman merged commit 6b99c3f into rabbitmq:master Jun 4, 2013

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