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Bug 666202 - net-mail/dovecot- crashes when built with glibc-2.28
Summary: net-mail/dovecot- crashes when built with glibc-2.28
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Eray Aslan
Depends on:
Blocks: glibc-2.28 667118
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Reported: 2018-09-14 02:31 UTC by David Korth
Modified: 2018-10-05 11:08 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description David Korth 2018-09-14 02:31:21 UTC
net-mail/dovecot-'s auth process crashes when attempting to login if compiled against glibc-2.28 due to changes in how crypt() is handled.

Upstream patch:
Comment 1 Tomáš Mózes 2018-09-28 06:01:07 UTC
*** Bug 667118 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2018-10-05 11:08:27 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 38b1b5ecb1cc03000e3e9db61cb6537a7b252106
Author:     Eray Aslan <>
AuthorDate: 2018-10-05 11:03:52 +0000
Commit:     Eray Aslan <>
CommitDate: 2018-10-05 11:03:52 +0000

    net-mail/dovecot: bump to 2.3.3
    Signed-off-by: Eray Aslan <>
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.50, Repoman-2.3.11

 net-mail/dovecot/Manifest                     |   2 +
 net-mail/dovecot/dovecot-2.3.3.ebuild         | 291 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 net-mail/dovecot/files/dovecot-glibc228.patch |  44 ++++
 net-mail/dovecot/files/dovecot.init-r5        |  57 +++++
 4 files changed, 394 insertions(+)