+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #622779 +++
Description of problem:
zlib as shipped has a fence-post error in the adler32_combine routine which can occasionally result in an incorrect checksum being calculated
This has been corrected in zlib-1.2.4
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
upstream changelog simply reads
"- Fix bug in adler32_combine() [Zhu]"
--- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2010-08-10 08:07:35 EDT ---
Created an attachment (id=437860)
patch for adler32_combine bug
This issue was proposed for RHEL 6.1 FasTrack but did not get resolved in time.
It has been moved to RHEL 6.2 FasTrack.
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
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