Bug 670023 - collectd network plugin not built to use authentication
collectd network plugin not built to use authentication
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: collectd (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Richard W.M. Jones
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Reported: 2011-01-16 14:02 EST by Joel Uckelman
Modified: 2011-01-26 06:22 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: collectd-4.10.2-1.fc15
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-01-26 06:22:16 EST
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Description Joel Uckelman 2011-01-16 14:02:06 EST
Description of problem:

According to the man page for collectd.conf, the collectd network plugin must be linked with libgcrypt in order to use authentication. Not using authentication is a potential security hole, but Fedora's collectd package is built without this.

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

collectd-4.9.4-1.fc14.x86_64

How reproducible:

Always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. ldd /usr/lib64/collectd/network.so | grep libgcrypt
  
Actual results:

Nothing.


Expected results:

libgcrypt should show up.

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