Bug 82446

Summary: m4/proto.m4 has quoting bug; needs a small patch
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: James Ralston <ralston>
Component: sendmailAssignee: Florian La Roche <laroche>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description James Ralston 2003-01-22 07:23:29 UTC
Description of problem:

Sendmail 8.12.7 was released with an m4 quoting bug in m4/proto.m4.  See:


The latest Phoebe sendmail package has this bug.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

Try to build a .cf file from an .mc file.
Actual results:

*** ERROR: FEATURE() should be before MAILER()

Expected results:

<no errors>

Additional info:

The patch is simple, and is already available:


Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2003-01-22 11:57:54 UTC
Should be in 8.12.7-5 or higher available soon in rawhide.

Thanks a lot,

Florian La Roche