Description of problem:
rpmbuild cannot apply cups-CVE-2008-3640.patch due to the patch corruption.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -i cups-1.1.17-13.3.54.src.rpm
2. rpmbuild -bp /usr/src/redhat/SPEC/cups.spec
error: File /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES/cups-CVE-2008-3640.patch is smaller than 4 bytes
Unpack the sources and apply the patch.
We will assign this issue CVE-2009-0577.
Thank you for reporting this issue. We will produce a security update to address this for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3. Note that Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5 already contain the correct fix for CVE-2008-3640 and do not need to be updated.
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