Coverity CHECKED_RETURN - CID 12386 - compizconfig/libcompizconfig/src/compiz.cpp - in function: loadPluginFromXMLFile(_CCSContext *, char *, char *) - Calling function "remove(pbFilePath)" without checking return value. This library function may fail and return an error code. No check of the return value of "remove(pbFilePath)".

Bug #1101617 reported by Product Strategy Coverity Bug Uploader on 2013-01-18
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Compiz
Medium
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0.9.9
Medium
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Bug Description

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CID: 12386
Checker: CHECKED_RETURN
Category: library_function
CWE definition: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/252.html
File: /tmp/buildd/compiz-0.9.9~daily13.01.14/compizconfig/libcompizconfig/src/compiz.cpp
Function: loadPluginFromXMLFile(_CCSContext *, char *, char *)
Code snippet:
2927 #ifdef USE_PROTOBUF
2928 if (usingProtobuf && xmlLoaded)
2929 {
2930 if (removePB)
CID 12386 - CHECKED_RETURN
Calling function "remove(pbFilePath)" without checking return value. This library function may fail and return an error code.
No check of the return value of "remove(pbFilePath)".
2931 remove (pbFilePath); // Attempt to remove .pb
2932 writePBFile (pbFilePath, NULL, &persistentPluginBriefPB, &xmlStat);
2933 updatePBFilePath (context, name, pbFilePath);
2934 }
2935
2936 if (pbFilePath)

MC Return (mc-return) on 2013-07-06
summary: - Coverity CHECKED_RETURN - CID 12386
+ Coverity CHECKED_RETURN - CID 12386 -
+ compizconfig/libcompizconfig/src/compiz.cpp - in function:
+ loadPluginFromXMLFile(_CCSContext *, char *, char *) - Calling function
+ "remove(pbFilePath)" without checking return value. This library
+ function may fail and return an error code. No check of the return value
+ of "remove(pbFilePath)".
Changed in compiz:
milestone: none → 0.9.10.0
Changed in compiz:
milestone: 0.9.10.0 → 0.9.10.2
MC Return (mc-return) on 2013-07-24
Changed in compiz:
milestone: 0.9.10.2 → 0.9.11.0
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