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Bug 626248 - net-mail/fetchmail: disable optional hesiod support
Summary: net-mail/fetchmail: disable optional hesiod support
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at if you want to take care of it
Depends on:
Blocks: CVE-2016-10151, CVE-2016-10152
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Reported: 2017-07-26 10:25 UTC by Pacho Ramos
Modified: 2019-09-14 10:54 UTC (History)
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Description Pacho Ramos gentoo-dev 2017-07-26 10:25:57 UTC
We would need to kill hesiod package as upstream is dead and it is security vulnerable. Hence, it would be nice to disable its optional support here

Comment 1 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-09-14 10:54:47 UTC
commit f92e54b84b8d2838ae3ca44022251146fbeaae58
Author: Michał Górny <>
Date:   Sun Aug 26 19:19:13 2018 +0200

    net-mail/fetchmail: Remove support for non-existent deps