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Bug 280760 - net-mail/fetchmail-6.3.11 segfaults (patch included)
Summary: net-mail/fetchmail-6.3.11 segfaults (patch included)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Net-Mail Packages
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-08-08 14:12 UTC by Thomas Heinz
Modified: 2009-10-27 13:14 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Fix scoping to avoid illegal free() (socket.c.patch,639 bytes, patch)
2009-08-08 14:13 UTC, Thomas Heinz
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Description Thomas Heinz 2009-08-08 14:12:35 UTC
fetchmail causes a segfault due to an illegal free operation issued because of wrong scoping in socket.c. The attached patch fixes the problem.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
Comment 1 Thomas Heinz 2009-08-08 14:13:37 UTC
Created attachment 200586 [details, diff]
Fix scoping to avoid illegal free()
Comment 2 Torsten Veller (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2009-08-08 22:12:44 UTC
I guess it's the same as <>.
Comment 3 Matthias Andree 2009-08-17 17:18:04 UTC
Hi Thomas,

thanks for the report and the patch.

I'll merge it upstream (it's been committed to the fetchmail SVN repository already) and see to a soonish 6.3.12 release.

Comment 4 Thomas Heinz 2009-08-17 17:44:21 UTC
Hi Matthias,

you're welcome. Thanks for feeding it upstream.

Best regards,
Comment 5 Torsten Veller (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2009-10-27 13:14:17 UTC
This was fixed in 6.3.11-r1.