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19 May 2005 00:06 contusion

Re: gzip buffer overflow revision


> I laud the speed with which the buffer

> overflow problem was addressed, but the

> revision.h file has not been altered to

> reflect this change. While this is an

> administrative-only event, it makes it

> impossible to identify which version of

> gzip is in use.

>

> It really needs fixed, guys.

What are you talking about. What version. You can see the version by typing gzip --version.

14 Mar 2002 14:41 NReitzel

gzip buffer overflow revision
I laud the speed with which the buffer overflow problem was addressed, but the revision.h file has not been altered to reflect this change. While this is an administrative-only event, it makes it impossible to identify which version of gzip is in use.

It really needs fixed, guys.

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