Re: Bug#373854: libtiff-tools: DSA 1091-1 broke tiffsplit
On Fri, Jun 30, 2006 at 03:24:23PM +0200, Andreas Barth wrote:
> * Christoph Biedl (firstname.lastname@example.org) [060630 15:21]:
> > It's now three weeks since advisory DSA 1901 that broke tiffsplit, 14
> > days since the initial report about that and ten days since confirmation
> > and patch by the maintainer. But there is no reaction of any kind by the
> > security team.
> > Can you please clarify your policy regarding regressions in security
> > updates? In my opinion a second update should be issued as soon as
> > possible.
> >From the stable release team's perspective, that is correct. Fixing
> libtiff is a precondition for the next stable pointrelease, sarge r3.
An upload was made by Steve Langasek on Jun 26 and should be released