Bug 129676 - segfault when port specified
segfault when port specified
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 134910
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ypserv (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Steve Dickson
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Reported: 2004-08-11 15:25 EDT by Monty Walls
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:05:05 EST
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Description Monty Walls 2004-08-11 15:25:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
# ypserv -p 4005
Segmentation fault

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. ypserv -p 4005 

Actual Results:  segfault

Expected Results:  ypserv to run in background bound to port 4005.  

Additional info:
Comment 1 Edward Grace 2004-09-07 05:58:41 EDT
I too have noticed this problem.  It prevents the (reliable) use of
iptables for filtering ypserv requests.  

ypxfrd does not seem to suffer from this problem.  If it cannot bind
to the given port it complains gracefully.  ypserv doesn't appear to
be even attempting to bind to a port since in debug mode it still dies
before producing any output.
Comment 2 Matthew Foulkes 2004-09-08 05:38:58 EDT
This is a duplicate of bug 123158, which I reported to Red Hat more
than a month ago.  They have not responded yet.  Note that although
"ypserv -p 4005" segfaults, "ypserv --port 4005" works OK (on RHEL3).
Comment 3 Miloslav Trmač 2004-10-14 15:18:36 EDT
Fixed in ypserv-2.13-5. Thanks for your report.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 134910 ***
Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:05:05 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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