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Bug#683204: install-info: Invalid direntry causes dir file corruption

Package: install-info
Version: 4.13a.dfsg.1-10
Severity: normal

Please see also #683201.  An entry like this:

* mf2pt1::   Produce PostScript Type 1 fonts from Metafont source

(note the double-colon where the filename should be) causes corruption
of the dir file (including unprintable binary data) when processed by

Instead, ginstall-info should detect the error, produce a message on
stderr and refuse to modify the dirfile.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 3.4.6-custom (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages install-info depends on:
ii  libc6  2.13-33

install-info recommends no packages.

install-info suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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