Bug 8117 - rpm has minor Y2K issue
rpm has minor Y2K issue
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2000-01-02 17:56 EST by steve
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-11 12:15:14 EST
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Description steve 2000-01-02 17:56:04 EST
doing an rpm -ba foo.spec, when foo.spec has a changelog with entries from
before 2000, will cause rpm to abort with a complaint about an invalid
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2000-01-11 12:15:59 EST
I believe this is an alpha only time_t issue rather than a Y2K issue.
Upgrade to rpm-3.0.2 or rpm-3.0.3 if you encounter this bug.

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