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Re: Preparing 2.2r3



On 01-04-02 Jan-Hendrik Palic wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 12:45:48PM +0200, Martin Schulze wrote:
> >ssh                updates   1:1.2.3-9.3  alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc, sparc
> >ssh-askpass-gnome  updates   1:1.2.3-9.3  alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc, sparc
> >ssh-askpass-ptk    updates   1:1.2.3-9.3  all
> >
> >	Security Update (1:1.2.3-9.2)
> >
> >	Sanity Update (broken conffile fix, non-security issue)
> >
> >	This is non-US.
> 
> why not ssh-2.5.1 ? 

Because package updates like this won't happen for new release of the
stable dist. So there will only be a security update. I don't know
currently in which documents this is written down, but I think someone
else, will tell you.

> There are big security holes with 1.2.3, so I thought, this should
> added to stable.

Which holes are in 1.2.3-9.3 that are not fixed? I only could think of
the SSH Traffic Analyse Problem, but I would consider that to be so
important, that there the rule for updates to stable should be broken.

Christian
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