Subject: Re: galeon is failing on 1.6R
To: Nathan J. Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 04/22/2003 13:44:15
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Nathan J. Willia
>Jason Thorpe <email@example.com> writes:
>> Nathan did incorporate some fixes into the Gnome libraries. You might
>> consider reinstalling your Gnome-related libraries and see if that
>> fixes your problem.
>This particular bug was in the gnome-vfs package. "make replace" of
>just gnome-vfs should clear it up.
I had enough other stuff out of date that (with the help of pkgdepgraph)
I decided to rebuild most of the world. So far, I've only lost lyx...
(Galeon is working now.
>There was a similar bug seen in xmms, but that was in xmms itself, not
>one of its dependancies. The fix for that is also in pkgsrc now.
My concern is not for any one easily-fixed bug, but whether there are
enough of them out there that we can't patch everything.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb (me)
http://www.wilyhacker.com (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)