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Bug 258289 - app-text/fdftk bundles an internal copy of zlib-1.1.4
Summary: app-text/fdftk bundles an internal copy of zlib-1.1.4
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Robin Johnson
Depends on:
Blocks: bundled-libs
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Reported: 2009-02-09 04:18 UTC by Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
Modified: 2010-02-01 06:46 UTC (History)
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Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2009-02-09 04:18:20 UTC
Not sure whether Adobe ever got around patching it, and it exports its symbols, so it's not nice at all:

zlib version in /opt/fdftk-6.0/lib/ 1.1.4
Comment 1 Robin Johnson archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2010-02-01 06:46:22 UTC
Upstream hasn't released any new version of the binaries, in nearly 6 years now. Aside from any security issues, there's nothing broken with it.