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Re: [stable] openvpn in etch crashes on amd64



On Wed, Sep 19, 2007 at 06:07:55PM +0000, Robert Edmonds wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> (I am not the maintainer.) openvpn in etch randomly crashes on amd64 due
> to #390697, a side effect of #394695.  It is possible that disabling the
> "comp-lzo" option in openvpn would eliminate the crashes, but this would
> also disable compression of the transported VPN traffic.
> 
> The fix for the version in etch is very simple:
> 
> -Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 4.1.16), libssl-dev (>> 0.9.6), liblzo-dev, libpam0g-dev
> +Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 4.1.16), libssl-dev (>> 0.9.6), liblzo2-dev, libpam0g-dev
> 
> I've tested this on a busy VPN and I have not seen any crashes on client
> or server.  Would it be possible to see this fix in a stable update?

  you should open an RC bug on the adequate version, with that fix, tag
it patch, contact the maintainer see if he can do a stable update, or
else propose to do it as an NMU into tpu.

  but this is definitely RC, as it renders the package useless on an
architecture.


-- 
·O·  Pierre Habouzit
··O                                                madcoder@debian.org
OOO                                                http://www.madism.org

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