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From: Jeffrey Walton <>
To: Mark Wielaard <>
Subject: Re: Bzip2 download and CVE-2019-12900 fix?
Date: Tue, 01 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 10:21 AM Mark Wielaard <> wrote:
> On Wed, 2019-06-26 at 10:10 -0400, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
> > Bzip2 downloads are available at .
> > The
> > download is 1.0.6 and dated March 2019.
> >
> > My question is, does the latest download include the fixes for CVE-
> > 2019-12900?
> No, not yet in 1.0.6. But everything is in git:
> Including the CVE-2019-12900 fix:
> > If not, when can we expect a patch or new download?
> Hopefully today.
> The release script is ready:
> But there is some discussion on whether to synchronize with an
> alternative setup with newer build systems and other changes:

Thanks Mark.

There's a lot to the msg00014.html list message. I run with a patched
version of Bzip2. Makefile and Makefile-libbz2_so need some polishing
to get them to respect CFLAGS and LDFLAGS. Otherwise they ignore our

Also, the recipe for breaks on non-Linux systems
because -Wl,-soname is a GNU ld thing.

You can get an idea of the Makefile changes by comparing with Also see .


  reply	other threads:[~2019-06-26 15:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-01-01  0:00 Jeffrey Walton
2019-01-01  0:00 ` Mark Wielaard
2019-01-01  0:00   ` Jeffrey Walton [this message]
2019-01-01  0:00     ` Mark Wielaard

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