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Bug 242713 - Requesting backport of upstream fix for potential corruption in selectall_arrayref and selectrow_arrayref for compiled drivers
Requesting backport of upstream fix for potential corruption in selectall_arr...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: perl-DBI (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Stepan Kasal
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Blocks: 246627
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Reported: 2007-06-05 10:37 EDT by Martin Poole
Modified: 2018-10-19 19:20 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0686
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-07-24 15:36:06 EDT
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simplified patch derived from upstream (548 bytes, patch)
2007-06-05 10:37 EDT, Martin Poole
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2008:0686 normal SHIPPED_LIVE perl-DBI bug fix update 2008-07-23 11:47:02 EDT

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Description Martin Poole 2007-06-05 10:37:16 EDT
Description of problem:

Requesting backport of upstream fix for potential corruption in
selectall_arrayref and selectrow_arrayref for compiled drivers

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Attached patch is relevant portions of upstream changes relevant to the specific

Comment 1 Martin Poole 2007-06-05 10:37:18 EDT
Created attachment 156228 [details]
simplified patch derived from upstream
Comment 2 Robin Norwood 2007-06-13 17:27:30 EDT
Hi Martin,

Me again - do we have a reproducer/test case for this issue, so I can verify
what the patch fixes?
Comment 3 Issue Tracker 2007-07-23 09:30:48 EDT
I'm not aware of a reproducer.
There appears to be no corresponding test code either.

Issue escalated to RHEL 4 Base OS by: mpoole.
Internal Status set to 'Waiting on Engineering'

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 issue 122903
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-02-01 14:07:09 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion, but this component is not scheduled to be updated in
the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. If you would like
this request to be reviewed for the next minor release, ask your
support representative to set the next rhel-x.y flag to "?".
Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2008-07-24 15:36:06 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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