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Release-critical Bugreport for January 12, 2001

Bug stamp-out list for Jan 12 05:17 (CST)

Total number of release-critical bugs: 177
Number that will disappear after removing packages marked [REMOVE]: 0


Package: abiword (debian/main)
Maintainer: Darren Benham <gecko@debian.org>
  74882  Abiword refuses ISO LATIN 2 characters

Package: apache (debian/main)
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  72468  apache: log file permissions are insecure
  75087  cron.daily for apache sends SIGHUP to any process with
  77621  Assertion `new_opencount[0] == 0' failed
  79364  apache build on potato breaks woody php4 (DB2 and pgsql)
  80210  Needs a recompile against new libc6 (again)
  81699  upgrade from potato apache to sid breaks config

Package: apache-common (debian/main)
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  73013  Security vulnerability in Apache mod_rewrite (fwd)
  74306  apache-common: Incorrect mysql return results

Package: apcupsd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Martin Mitchell <martin@debian.org>
  74060  apcupsd: apcupsd doesn't take any action on powerfail

Package: apt (debian/main)
Maintainer: APT Development Team <deity@lists.debian.org>
  81829  segfaults

Package: ascd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Fredrik Hallenberg <hallon@debian.org>
  72015  copyright doesn't meet DFSG

Package: asmixer (debian/main)
Maintainer: Fredrik Hallenberg <hallon@debian.org>
  72016  asmixer not DFSG

Package: at (debian/main)
Maintainer: Siggy Brentrup <bsb@winnegan.de>
  74056  at: /usr/bin is mode 4755

Package: autolog (debian/main)
Maintainer: Nicolás Lichtmaier <nick@debian.org>
  73051  autolog: autolog creates endless zombies after upgrade to libc6-2.1.94

Package: bbdb (debian/main)
Maintainer: Takuo KITAME <kitame@northeye.org>
  78564  bbdb breaks gnus

Package: binutils (debian/main)
Maintainer: Christopher C. Chimelis <chris@debian.org>
  74396  binutils_2.10.0.27-0.cvs20000923.1(unstable): serious malfunction on m68k

Package: bnetd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Raphael Bossek <bossekr@debian.org>
  81883  /var/cache/bnetd/players violates policy (FHS)

Package: c2ps (debian/main)
Maintainer: Amos Shapira <amos@debian.org>
  80748  man pages in wrong directory

Package: chpp (debian/main)
Maintainer: Darren Benham <gecko@debian.org>
  65780  chpp not installable

Package: colorgcc (debian/main)
Maintainer: Raphael Bossek <bossekr@debian.org>
  65516  should work togetker with alternatives

Package: console-data (debian/main)
Maintainer: Yann Dirson <dirson@debian.org>
  65064  [woody] After update consol unusable because of /etc/console-tools/default.kmap.gz

Package: courier-imap (debian/main)
Maintainer: Steve Haslam <araqnid@debian.org>
  76334  courier-imap: depends on non-US package (libssl) but is in main

Package: craftywatcher (debian/contrib)
Maintainer: Paul Serice <ugs@debian.org>
  74199  depends on nonexistent package

Package: darxite (debian/main)
Maintainer: Ben C. Hendrickson <bhendrickson@usa.net>
  69859  Remotely exploitable buffer overflow

Package: devfsd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Tom Lees <tom@debian.org>
  81848  package does not build properly from source

Package: dnrd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Thomas Schoepf <schoepf@debian.org>
  80888  SECURITY - Several multiple buffer overflows in dnrd

Package: dpkg-multicd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Martin Schulze <joey@debian.org>
  80746  man pages in wrong directory

Package: dvilx (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gergely Madarasz <gorgo@sztaki.hu>
  79889  dvilx: depends on tetex-lib

Package: dvisvga (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gergely Madarasz <gorgo@sztaki.hu>
  80540  broken dependency on tetex-lib, and build failure of source

Package: eject (debian/main)
Maintainer: Martin Mitchell <martin@debian.org>
  80747  man pages in wrong directory

Package: elm-me+ (debian/main)
Maintainer: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>
  81750  Tries to setgid(0) during build

Package: emacs20 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu>
  72103  potato -> woody upgrade broke sending mail

Package: emacsen-common (debian/main)
Maintainer: Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu>
  61167  emacsen-common: major bug in policy (not RC for potato)

Package: eperl (debian/main)
Maintainer: Heiko Schlittermann <heiko@lotte.sax.de>
  71479  eperl possible buffer overflow

Package: exim (debian/main)
Maintainer: Mark Baker <mbaker@iee.org>
  74897  exim: exim won't send email

Package: fakebo (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gregory T. Norris <adric@debian.org>
  76314  Security problems in fakebo

Package: falselogin (debian/main)
Maintainer: Tibor Koleszar <oldw@debian.org>
  81734  falselogin: Build failure due to missing build deps

Package: fetchmail (debian/main)
Maintainer: Paul Haggart <phaggart@debian.org>
  69983  fetchmail: fetchmail won't fetch mail, man page info isn't true (security hole)
  75287  fetchmail: fetchmail segfaults sometimes when downloading mail via pop3 over ssh, with portforwarding (ssh 2.2.0p1-1.1 2.2.0p1-1.1)
  76663  fetchmail dumps core, but not really sure why

Package: fileutils (debian/main)
Maintainer: Michael Stone <mstone@debian.org>
  81477  fileutils: source package format wrong

Package: ftp.debian.org (pseudo)
Maintainer: James Troup and others <ftpmaster@debian.org>
  81391  Please change my maintainer address.
  81409  Bugs about pico are not sent to me.

Package: gdb (debian/main)
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@debian.org>
  74546  segmentation fault

Package: gdk-imlib1 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Ossama Othman <ossama@debian.org>
  79375  gdk-imlib1: consumes memory non-stop

Package: gdtclft (debian/main)
Maintainer: David N. Welton <davidw@efn.org>
  74163  depends on nonexistent libgd1g

Package: general (pseudo)
Maintainer: debian-devel@lists.debian.org
  80109  the Packages-file for non-free in the testing distribution is empty.

Package: gltron (debian/main)
Maintainer: Raphael Bossek <bossekr@debian.org>
  80598  gltron segfaults

Package: gnomba (debian/main)
Maintainer: Timshel Knoll <timshel@debian.org>
  70895  gnomba: Password authentication not work in share mode.

Package: gnome-print (debian/main)
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@debian.org>
  77010  gnome-print_0.24-0.1(unstable): Missing build dependencies

Package: gnome-session (debian/main)
Maintainer: Christian Marillat <marillat@debian.org>
  75144  GNOME'e nterm service

Package: gnomehack (debian/main)
Maintainer: Erik Andersen <andersee@debian.org>
  72202  Crash when going down to a new level using stairs.

Package: gnucash (debian/main)
Maintainer: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>
  81722  gnucash: missing build-depends on libgtkxmhtml-dev

Package: gnumeric (debian/main)
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@debian.org>
  71668  gnumeric crashes on startup

Package: gpm (debian/main)
Maintainer: Zephaniah E. Hull <warp@debian.org>
  77930  project: task-x-window-system
  78862  gpm: gpm segfaults whenever it is run on Mac PowerBook G3

Package: gravitywars (debian/main)
Maintainer: Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
  81988  [PATCH] gravitywars looks for hscore.gw in wrong directory, and fails to run

Package: gtimer (debian/main)
Maintainer: Robert S. Edmonds <stu@novare.net>
  77282  gtimer updated, all data gone!

Package: hdparm (debian/main)
Maintainer: Steve Dunham <dunham@cps.msu.edu>
  80897  hdparm: Can't build from source with unstable's libc6-dev

Package: htdig (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gergely Madarasz <gorgo@sztaki.hu>
  70700  if htdig daily cron takes too long, many copies run

Package: http-analyze (debian/non-free)
Maintainer: Hanno Wagner <wagner@linux.de>
  74206  depends on nonexistent package

Package: icewm-themes (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gergely Madarasz <gorgo@caesar.elte.hu>
  80514  icewm-themes contains non-free theme blueice

Package: isapnptools (debian/main)
Maintainer: Frederic Lepied <Lepied@debian.org>
  74455  isapnptools: Broken!
  74893  isapnp should be in /sbin, not /usr/sbin

Package: jed-canna (debian/main)
Maintainer: "Kikutani Makoto" <kikutani@debian.org>
  76144  Not installable - lacks Provides: jed-ja

Package: john (debian/main)
Maintainer: Christian Kurz <shorty@debian.org>
  81756  [patch] sparc build failure

Package: jove (debian/main)
Maintainer: Loic Prylli <lprylli@graville.fdn.fr>
  81878  Cannot build jove from source because of lack of use of DESTDIR

Package: kaffe (debian/main)
Maintainer: Ean R. Schuessler <ean@novare.net>
  66547  kaffe: Does not build on PowerPC

Package: kerberos4kth (non-US/main)
Maintainer: Greg Stark <gsstark@mit.edu>
  79288  bugtraq posting on kerberos4kth--environment variables and buffer overflow

Package: lcdproc (debian/main)
Maintainer: Brian Bassett <brianb@debian.org>
  70098  lcdproc crashes with floating point exception

Package: ldp-ligs (debian/main)
Maintainer: Andrea Fanfani <andrea@debian.org>
  67499  Missing source code for ldp-ligs

Package: lha (debian/non-free)
Maintainer: Steve McIntyre <stevem@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
  80759  man pages in wrong directory

Package: libcgi-pm-perl (debian/main)
Maintainer: Piotr Roszatycki <dexter@debian.org>
  67807  libcgi-pm-perl: uninstallable - conflict with libcgi-perl ?!

Package: libdb2 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Fabrizio Polacco <fpolacco@debian.org>
  72532  libdb2 breaks sendmail and other programs
  72579  libdb2: Variable GLIBC_2.0 _at least_ seems missing as an information field in latest libdb2 compilation.

Package: libdb2.6 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Fabrizio Polacco <fpolacco@debian.org>
  72866  db2.6 source not available

Package: libfltk-dev (debian/main)
Maintainer: Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <shaleh@debian.org>
  74182  depends on nonexistent package

Package: libggi2 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Charles Briscoe-Smith <cpbs@debian.org>
  80751  man pages in wrong directory

Package: libgii0 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Charles Briscoe-Smith <cpbs@debian.org>
  80769  man pages in wrong directory

Package: libguile6-slib (debian/main)
Maintainer: Craig Brozefsky <craig@red-bean.com>
  76193  require.scm is not looked for in the correct place

Package: libjpeg-progs (debian/main)
Maintainer: Mark Mickan <mmickan@debian.org>
  74087  djpeg broken for some jpegs
  80752  man pages in wrong directory

Package: liblockfile1 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Miquel van Smoorenburg <miquels@cistron.nl>
  80753  man pages in wrong directory

Package: libncurses5 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Joel Klecker <ncurses-maint@debian.org>
  77794  ncurses5 NMU causes segv's on sparc woody

Package: libsigc++-dev (debian/main)
Maintainer: Michael Alan Dorman <mdorman@debian.org>
  81005  libsigc++-dev has wrong dependency

Package: libucl (debian/main)
Maintainer: Leon Breedt <ljb@debian.org>
  79801  libucl: The copyright file doesn't include the full copyright
  79803  ucl: Standards-Version 3.1.0 but no Build-Depends

Package: lilo (debian/main)
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@debian.org>
  62012  lilo: New lilo renders my system unbootable
  78193  lilo segfaults on bad char
  81342  This new version of lilo overwrites a customized lilo.conf without option to back out
  81347  Unconditionally configures package on upgrade
  81652  lilo: Installs in stupid place; renders system unbootable
  81662  lilo: debconf setup nukes config without asking questions

Package: lilypond (debian/main)
Maintainer: Anthony Fok <foka@debian.org>
  67697  Bad dependency on libguile4 on alpha and newer is uncompilable

Package: locale-ko (debian/main)
Maintainer: Chu-yeon Park <kokids@debian.org>
  72552  locale-{ja,ko,vi,zh} should have depends: libc6 (<< 2.1.94).
  74567  locales: locales must conflict, provide locale-ko

Package: lockfile-progs (debian/main)
Maintainer: Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu>
  80755  man pages in wrong directory

Package: lynx (debian/main)
Maintainer: Christian Hudon <chrish@debian.org>
  63391  lynx: Doesn't warn if there's an error saving a file

Package: magicfilter (debian/main)
Maintainer: David Frey <dfrey@debian.org>
  69535  magicfilter apparently requires /usr/bin/djscript but makes no mention of this

Package: mailman (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gergely Madarasz <gorgo@sztaki.hu>
  72714  cron job forking too much
  77936  mailman: qrunner creates huge error log

Package: mailx (debian/main)
Maintainer: Loic Prylli <lprylli@graville.fdn.fr>
  68745  cat somefile | mail -s teste root@localhost segfaults
  80758  man pages in wrong directory

Package: man2html (debian/main)
Maintainer: Nicolás Lichtmaier <nick@debian.org>
  78195  Man2html memory consumption over 400 Megs.

Package: mesag3-glide2 (debian/main)
Maintainer: James A. Treacy <treacy@debian.org>
  74471  Open GL xscreensavers cause X to hang with 3DFX cards.

Package: mime-support (debian/main)
Maintainer: Brian White <bcwhite@pobox.com>
  80756  man pages in wrong directory

Package: mingetty (debian/main)
Maintainer: Michael Alan Dorman <mdorman@debian.org>
  80757  man pages in wrong directory

Package: mrtg (debian/main)
Maintainer: Michael-John Turner <mj@debian.org>
  75398  mrtg: Permissions for /etc/mrtg.cfg and mrtg.ok too generous

Package: mtools (debian/main)
Maintainer: Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de>
  79180  mtools doesn't work on Debian/ARM 2.2r2

Package: newsx (debian/main)
Maintainer: Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
  81264  inn 2.3.0 changes break newsx?

Package: nfs-common (debian/main)
Maintainer: Chip Salzenberg <chip@debian.org>
  79997  nfs-common: copyright file is incomplete

Package: nvi (debian/main)
Maintainer: Steve Greenland <stevegr@debian.org>
  77978  [PATCH] nvi: undo breakage due to invalid use of libdb ;-/

Package: oidentd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <shaleh@debian.org>
  76682  Error: initgroups(nobody, 65534):  Operation not permitted

Package: pcmcia-source (debian/main)
Maintainer: Brian Mays <brian@debian.org>
  76834  pcmcia-modules-2.2.17 does not work with Lucent Orinoco card

Package: perl-5.005 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Darren Stalder <torin@daft.com>
  76308  A dreaded Conflicts/Pre-Depends loop with perl-5.005

Package: pgapack (debian/main)
Maintainer: Andreas Franzen <anfra@debian.org>
  79496  > pgapack programs give gmentation fault after compiling when run.

Package: php3 (debian/main)
Maintainer: Petr Cech <cech@debian.org>
  78713  php3: Causes Apache to segfault
  79596  php3: php3 script segfaults

Package: php3-cgi (debian/main)
Maintainer: Petr Cech <cech@debian.org>
  69528  php3-cgi sends non-compliant X-Powered-By tag

Package: pilot-link (debian/main)
Maintainer: Ben Darnell <bgdarnel@debian.org>
  71476  pilot-link and 'Weird packets'

Package: postgresql (debian/main)
Maintainer: Oliver Elphick <Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk>
  81292  lost data with vacuum

Package: postgresql-dev (debian/main)
Maintainer: Oliver Elphick <Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk>
  78599  libpq.a is a malformed archive

Package: prc-tools (debian/main)
Maintainer: Stephen Zander <gibreel@debian.org>
  78745  PalmOS SDK license
  80762  man pages in wrong directory

Package: printtool (debian/main)
Maintainer: Rafael Kitover <rkitover@io.com>
  81036  Alternative FIX for "No spool file found"

Package: proftpd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  68356  proftpd: Problems with multiple user/group settings in proftpd.conf

Package: psutils (debian/main)
Maintainer: Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu>
  80761  man pages in wrong directory

Package: pump (debian/main)
Maintainer: Steve Dunham <dunham@debian.org>
  81719  kernel 2.4 support

Package: pwgen (debian/main)
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@debian.org>
  39130  pwgen: No copyright or licence
  80763  man pages in wrong directory

Package: pydb (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gregor Hoffleit <flight@debian.org>
  80764  man pages in wrong directory

Package: python-base (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gregor Hoffleit <flight@debian.org>
  78577  Python tempfile module uses insecure tempfile!

Package: python-bobo (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gregor Hoffleit <flight@debian.org>
  80765  man pages in wrong directory

Package: python-pcgi (debian/main)
Maintainer: Gregor Hoffleit <flight@debian.org>
  80766  man pages in wrong directory

Package: qcad (debian/main)
Maintainer: Fernando Sanchez <fer@debian.org>
  77196  qcad could not be installed on woody, shares file with xlibs (XFree86 4.0.1)

Package: realplayer (debian/contrib)
Maintainer: Debian QA Group <debian-qa@lists.debian.org>
  74741  cannot find required realplayer version on real web site

Package: roxen (debian/main)
Maintainer: Turbo Fredriksson <turbo@debian.org>
  81648  roxen on powerpc

Package: rx (debian/main)
Maintainer: James Troup <james@nocrew.org>
  69011  can not get source

Package: samba-common (debian/main)
Maintainer: Eloy A. Paris <peloy@debian.org>
  79271  samba-common: nmbd's spawning until system runs out of resources with 2.2.17

Package: saml (debian/main)
Maintainer: John Lapeyre <lapeyre@physics.arizona.edu>
  80767  man pages in wrong directory

Package: sash (debian/main)
Maintainer: Raul Miller <moth@debian.org>
  81793  sash postinstall script set /etc/shadow permission to -rw-r--r-

Package: sather (debian/main)
Maintainer: Eray Ozkural <erayo@cs.bilkent.edu.tr>
  81525  sather: build fails on alpha

Package: sendfile (debian/main)
Maintainer: Martin Schulze <joey@debian.org>
  76048  Multiple local root compromises and other security issues in sendfiled
  78603  sendfile: notify called with GID 0.

Package: signify (debian/main)
Maintainer: Brian White <bcwhite@pobox.com>
  81479  Signify follows outdated standards (patch included)

Package: slrnpull (debian/main)
Maintainer: Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
  63011  slrnpull: Debian's setup of slrnpull seems to be unsafe.

Package: snd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Guenter Geiger <geiger@debian.org>
  81864  snd: build fails on alpha

Package: splay (debian/main)
Maintainer: Zed Pobre <zed@debian.org>
  71953  [Sparc] [HELP!] Bus error/bad buffersize

Package: spruce (debian/main)
Maintainer: Cody Pisto <cpisto@flash.net>
  76595  spruce crashes, creates "Temp3" mailbox
  80089  spruce crashes while trying to recreate mailbox index

Package: ssh (non-US/main)
Maintainer: Philip Hands <phil@hands.com>
  53783  ssh; scp does not handle spaces in file names
  68523  ssh: Ssh: enforces duff configuration options
  77361  sshd gets stopped and not started when upgrading without tty
  81886  missing build-depends for groff

Package: sslwrap (non-US/main)
Maintainer: Raphael Bossek <bossekr@debian.org>
  81913  sslwrap: no shared cipher

Package: stunnel (non-US/main)
Maintainer: Paolo Molaro <lupus@debian.org>
  80079  Multiple security problems, please package 3.10

Package: sysklogd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Martin Schulze <joey@debian.org>
  80771  man pages in wrong directory

Package: syslinux (debian/main)
Maintainer: Juan Cespedes <cespedes@debian.org>
  69140  Syslinux boot fails on Industrial Computer Source boxen

Package: tar (debian/main)
Maintainer: Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
  81556  convince upstream to drop -I entirely

Package: tcl8.0-ja (debian/main)
Maintainer: Masato Taruishi <taru@debian.org>
  66455  [woody] not installable any more

Package: tcpdump (debian/main)
Maintainer: Anand Kumria <wildfire@progsoc.org>
  80984  SIGSEGV after upgrade
  81969  tcpdump should have a build-conflict for openssl/ssleay

Package: tex4ht (debian/main)
Maintainer: Andrew Gray <ajpg@debian.org>
  81751  Build failure due to no build depends

Package: timeoutd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Craig Sanders <cas@taz.net.au>
  80770  man pages in wrong directory

Package: tk8.0-ja (debian/main)
Maintainer: Masato Taruishi <taru@debian.org>
  74191  depends on nonexistent package

Package: tunnelv (non-US/main)
Maintainer: Debian QA Group <debian-qa@lists.debian.org>
  81903  does not build from source on Debian alpha

Package: untex (debian/main)
Maintainer: Enrique Zanardi <ezanardi@molec1.dfis.ull.es>
  80772  man pages in wrong directory

Package: update (debian/main)
Maintainer: Debian QA Group <debian-qa@lists.debian.org>
  80774  man pages in wrong directory

Package: util-linux (debian/main)
Maintainer: Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <shaleh@debian.org>
  69372  cfdisk bugged and wiped partition

Package: vlock (debian/main)
Maintainer: Zephaniah E. Hull <warp@debian.org>
  81400  vlock compromised with magic SysRQ key

Package: watchdog (debian/main)
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  79556  watchdog upgrade still imperfect

Package: wenglish (debian/main)
Maintainer: Charles Briscoe-Smith <cpbs@debian.org>
  80775  man pages in wrong directory

Package: whowatch (debian/main)
Maintainer: KELEMEN Peter <fuji@debian.org>
  72533  whowatch segfaults on powerpc

Package: xcircuit (debian/main)
Maintainer: Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>
  80854  xcircuit: can't build from source, and general policy updates

Package: xmcd (debian/main)
Maintainer: Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
  80345  doesn't complain but also doesn't play

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