Bug fix: CheckPatches/GetApplyPatch

From: Reg Quinton (reggers@ist.uwaterloo.ca)
Date: 02/27/02


From: "Reg Quinton" <reggers@ist.uwaterloo.ca>
To: <focus-sun@securityfocus.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2002 12:41:24 -0500

The Solaris patch management tools discussed at
"Solaris -- Patch Management"

http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/security/howto/2000-12-04/

Had an awk problem (input too big) that's been fixed
(with a "cut" the record down to size). The tools which
have been updated are:

http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/security/howto/2000-12-04/CheckPatches.html
http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/security/howto/2000-12-04/GetApplyPatch.html

The kit with the fix is

http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/security/howto/2000-12-04/patches.tar

Many thanks to Jon Vandegrift for bringing this problem
to my attention.