Bug 1119257 - Memory leak in pcregrep
Summary: Memory leak in pcregrep
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pcre
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Petr Pisar
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL: http://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=...
Depends On:
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Reported: 2014-07-14 11:40 UTC by Petr Pisar
Modified: 2014-07-30 21:56 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: pcre-8.32-10.fc19
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-07-19 06:02:26 UTC

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Description Petr Pisar 2014-07-14 11:40:50 UTC
pcregrep leaks some memory if pattern is larger than maximal supported length. Fixed by upstream with commit:

commit bbbc944ef10fe3f383e95b10c13308c0695d0d1a
Author: ph10 <ph10@2f5784b3-3f2a-0410-8824-cb99058d5e15>
Date:   Tue Jul 8 16:16:14 2014 +0000

    Fixed several memory leaks in pcregrep.
    git-svn-id: svn://vcs.exim.org/pcre/code/trunk@1492 2f5784b3-3f2a-0410-8824-cb99058d5e15

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2014-07-14 15:22:12 UTC
pcre-8.33-6.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2014-07-14 15:28:07 UTC
pcre-8.32-10.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2014-07-16 02:00:17 UTC
Package pcre-8.33-6.fc20:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing pcre-8.33-6.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-07-19 06:02:26 UTC
pcre-8.33-6.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-07-30 21:56:21 UTC
pcre-8.32-10.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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