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Bug 88142 - Errata release 9.24-9.80 removes picttoppm
Errata release 9.24-9.80 removes picttoppm
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netpbm (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2003-04-06 15:33 EDT by Benjamin Gordon
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-09 10:49:35 EST
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Description Benjamin Gordon 2003-04-06 15:33:08 EDT
Description of problem:

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

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

/usr/bin/picttoppm is missing

Expected results:

/usr/bin/picttoppm should be there

Additional info:
Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2004-02-09 10:49:35 EST
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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