Subject: Re: audit-packages fails after pkg_install update?
To: Adrian Portelli <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Nemeth <email@example.com>
Date: 08/17/2007 07:38:28
On Jan 7, 8:55am, Adrian Portelli wrote:
} Hauke Fath wrote:
} > Adrian Portelli wrote:
} >> Hauke Fath wrote:
} >>> after an update of pkg_install on netbsd-4 sparc, audit-packages barfs
} >>> on the pkg-vulnerabilities list:
} >>> [hf@Gurgler] /<3>pkgtools/pkg_install # sh -x
} >>> /usr/pkg/sbin/download-vulnerability-list
} >> What version of pkg_install do you have installed ?
} > pkgsrc HEAD of today.
} Could you send me a backtrace from the resulting core dump ?
This is a known bug in libc. The problem is that the various
cryptographic hash functions don't align their data. The fix should
have been pulled up to the netbsd-4 branch. You need to update libc.
You can just update src/lib/libc/hash if you want
}-- End of excerpt from Adrian Portelli