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bug #21468: Edit start positions sent to detached connections

Submitted by:  Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Submitted on:  Sat 11 Jan 2014 02:21:28 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 2 - Minor
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Open
Release: S2_4 r24096Operating System: GNU/Linux
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Sat 11 Jan 2014 02:21:28 PM UTC, original submission:

While debugging bug #21279, I noticed that entering edit mode with a detached client, the latter gives a string of

Root cause is similar to bug #21279 but much less severe: edithand_send_initial_packets() sends stuff to detached connections. This is unlikely to be much of a problem in practice as edit mode will generally only be used in single-player games.

Not sure what the correct fix is. Connection list is currently guarded by can_conn_edit() which is based on ALLOW_* and is true for my detached connection.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
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