Subject: Re: pkg/25191
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 12/15/2004 08:02:47
On Wed, 15 Dec 2004 wrote:

> Synopsis: sSMTP program is not maintained by author and contains security problems, format string errors
> State-Changed-From-To: open->closed
> State-Changed-By:
> State-Changed-When: Wed, 15 Dec 2004 09:34:06 +0000
> State-Changed-Why:
> ssmtp is still maintained in pkgsrc and has now reached version 2.61 using
> work from the Debian project.  Included in this update are the fixes for
> the security issues mentioned in this PR. The changes were also pulled up
> into the pkgsrc-2004Q3 branch.
> Thanks for the heads-up.

Should the DESCR file mention that this uses fixes as provided from the
Debian project? I think it should at least mention that it includes
updates beyond an unmaintained version.

 Jeremy C. Reed

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