Re: zlib on Solaris?From: Jan-Philip Velders (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2002 16:47:45 +0100 (CET) From: Jan-Philip Velders <email@example.com> To: Kalle Andersson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Quick question, any info on if zlib can or can't cause problem on a solaris
> I haven't been able to find a yes or no on that question, just that the
> problem is primarily on Linux.
uhm... the problem is not Linux based...
a double-free can also be a problem on Solaris...
though the more prudent question is, which programs and/or services
use zlib and tkae untrusted datastreams ?
for example, are you gonna rebuild libpng, or openssl ?
at our site we've decided that stuff like openssl will get rebuild
and/or patched. But 'xv' for example won't... That'll be just
scheduled for "normal" rebuild on update...
> Best Regards