Thomas Gummerer <> writes:

> This part is called even before we know what version of the index
> we will read, and before the file is mmaped.  The best solution
> i think is to drop the check and just call verify_hdr, ...

Exactly.  And do the length checking inside verify_hdr() or its
callee where we know what the minimum length is depending on the
version as necessary to avoid over-reading.
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