Jeff King <> writes:

> Running "git update-index --cacheinfo" without any further
> arguments results in a segfault rather than an error
> message. Commit ec160ae (update-index: teach --cacheinfo a
> new syntax "mode,sha1,path", 2014-03-23) added code to
> examine the format of the argument, but forgot to handle the
> NULL case.
> Returning an error from the parser is enough, since we then
> treat it as an old-style "--cacheinfo <mode> <sha1> <path>",
> and complain that we have less than 3 arguments to read.
> Signed-off-by: Jeff King <>
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