Bug 88142 - Errata release 9.24-9.80 removes picttoppm
Summary: Errata release 9.24-9.80 removes picttoppm
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netpbm
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Phil Knirsch
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-04-06 19:33 UTC by Benjamin Gordon
Modified: 2015-03-05 01:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-02-09 15:49:35 UTC


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Description Benjamin Gordon 2003-04-06 19:33:08 UTC
Description of problem:

The picttoppm command  has disappeared from the 9.24-9.80 release of netpbm.

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

9.24-9.80

How reproducible:

Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install the NetPBM security errata update
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Actual results:

/usr/bin/picttoppm is missing

Expected results:

/usr/bin/picttoppm should be there

Additional info:

Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2004-02-09 15:49:35 UTC
After closer review of the code the pictoppm application proved to be
very insecure and had to be removed from the netpbm packages.

Sorry for the incovenience,

Read ya, Phil


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