Subject: Re: suse_x11 pkg fails due to vulnerability
To: Matthias Buelow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 02/08/2005 11:21:06
In message <4208E408.firstname.lastname@example.org>, Matthias Buelow writes:
>Lubomir Sedlacik wrote:
>> use netbsd-1-6, it's recommended to switch to suse91 packages.
>hmm.. what's the canonical way of making pkgsrc select suse91 instead of
>73 when pulling in stuff as a dependency? I see something with
>SUSE_PREFER* in suse_linux/Makefile.application but that seems to be
>undocumented and I'm not sure that it's what I want to set.
I ran into that same issue. I deleted all the pieces, went to
meta-pkgs/suse9, did a 'make install', and didn't worry about it after
--Prof. Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb