[rabbitmq-discuss] Can't use backtick in password

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Tue Aug 20 14:08:59 BST 2013

On 20/08/13 14:06, Kal Sze wrote:
> Hello Simon,
> Sorry. Maybe I was jumping to conclusions. It appears that the "fix"
> is also broken in subtle ways. If I apply the fix and try this:
>      $ sudo rabbitmqctl set_permissions -p foo foo ".*" ".*" ".*"
> It would fail. I tried sticking a line of  `echo "$@"` in
> /usr/lib/rabbitmq/bin/rabbitmqctl, right before the `exec` command.
> Somehow the '-p' ends up getting dropped from $@. I don't really know
> why.
> So the only thing we are sure about is that the current rabbitmqctl
> script in version 3.1.5 is broken for edge cases with special
> characters in the password.

Thanks for the update. Oh well, more cursing then...

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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