Bug 140690 - telnet <shortname host> Segfault
Summary: telnet <shortname host> Segfault
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: krb5
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-11-24 09:09 UTC by Gael Jean
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-10-31 20:34:15 UTC

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Description Gael Jean 2004-11-24 09:09:38 UTC
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Description of problem:
When using telnet on shortname host and if there is several domain for
the search directive in /etc/resolv.conf, telnet segfault.

It does not segfault if telneting with the FQN !

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.edit resolv.conf to add several domain for search
2.telnet a machine with its shortname

Actual Results:  segfault

Expected Results:  telnet

Additional info:

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2004-11-24 09:18:43 UTC
please provide the output of:
$ which telnet

Comment 2 Gael Jean 2004-11-24 09:51:22 UTC
m337632@corsair:~ $> which telnet
m337632@corsair:~ $> rpm -qf /usr/kerberos/bin/telnet

Sorry about that.
Just for info : I am not using kerberos at all.

Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2004-11-24 10:38:10 UTC
reassigning to krb5

Comment 4 Matthew Miller 2006-07-10 20:48:26 UTC
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.

Thank you!

Comment 5 John Thacker 2006-10-31 20:34:15 UTC
Closing per lack of response to previous request for information.
This bug was originally filed against a much earlier version of Fedora
Core, and significant changes have taken place since the last version
for which this bug is confirmed.

Note that FC3 and FC4 are supported by Fedora Legacy for security
fixes only.  Please install a still supported version and retest.  If
it still occurs on FC5 or FC6, please reopen and assign to the correct
version.  Otherwise, if this a security issue, please change the
product to Fedora Legacy.  Thanks, and we are sorry that we did not
get to this bug earlier.

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