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Bug 339750 - dev-tex/lgrind _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Summary: dev-tex/lgrind _FORTIFY_SOURCE indicates presence of overflow
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: TeX project
Depends on:
Blocks: fortify-source
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Reported: 2010-10-04 20:07 UTC by Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
Modified: 2010-10-21 20:27 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Build log (lgrind-3.67-r2:20101004-143154.log,2.89 KB, text/plain)
2010-10-04 20:07 UTC, Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)

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Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-04 20:07:43 UTC
You're receiving this bug because the package in Summary has produced _FORTIFY_SOURCE related warnings indicating the presence of a sure overflow in a static buffer.

Even though this is not always an indication of a security problem it might even be. So please check this out ASAP.

By the way, _FORTIFY_SOURCE is disabled when you disable optimisation, so don't try finding out the cause using -O0.

Your friendly neighborhood tinderboxer
Comment 1 Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-10-04 20:07:55 UTC
Created attachment 249580 [details]
Build log
Comment 2 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2010-10-21 20:27:55 UTC
fixed in -r3; probably a useless forgotten package but since this was easy, no need to remove it for now