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Bug 82446 - m4/proto.m4 has quoting bug; needs a small patch
m4/proto.m4 has quoting bug; needs a small patch
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: sendmail (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-01-22 02:23 EST by James Ralston
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:50 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-22 06:57:54 EST
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Description James Ralston 2003-01-22 02:23:29 EST
Description of problem:

Sendmail 8.12.7 was released with an m4 quoting bug in m4/proto.m4.  See:


The latest Phoebe sendmail package has this bug.

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


How reproducible:

Try to build a .cf file from an .mc file.
Actual results:

*** ERROR: FEATURE() should be before MAILER()

Expected results:

<no errors>

Additional info:

The patch is simple, and is already available:

Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2003-01-22 06:57:54 EST
Should be in 8.12.7-5 or higher available soon in rawhide.

Thanks a lot,

Florian La Roche

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