Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 80612
RFE: replace package xinetd-2.3.7 with xinetd-2.3.9
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:49:21 EDT
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Description of problem:
According to "http://www.xinetd.org/" there's a newer stable version of xinetd
available than the one shipped with Phoebe, it would be nice to replace this
package before Red Hat 8.1 beta 2 is out, so it can be tested during this
According to it's changelog it has some bugfixes and no major new features, so
it seems safe to update at this time.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check out http://www.xinetd.org/
2. Check out Phoebe RPM's
There's a newer stable version of xinetd available than the one shipped with
At this time - before 8.1 beta 2 is released - is would be nice to update to
the latest stable.
Red Hat Linux release 8.0.92 (Phoebe)
Please read Bug 76164. xinetd-2.3.9 caused major problems when it became xinetd
errata for RH 7.x. This has since been fixed.
I've built 2.3.10-1 for rawhide.