OpenSSL 0.9.7d

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Mar 17 12:36:46 PST 2004


On Wed, 17 Mar 2004 14:24:35 -0600
Dagmar d'Surreal <dagmar.wants at nospam.com> wrote:

> On Wed, 2004-03-17 at 13:55, Dagmar d'Surreal wrote:
> > OpenSSL-0.9.7d has been released, which fixes a DoS vulnerability in
> > 0.9.7c as well as some other fixes.  Notably, the manpages patch
> > should no longer be necessary.  (Yay simpler instructions)
> 
> ...and because I'm an idiot I forgot to also mention that the new
> version no longer mangles the permissions on /usr/lib/pkgconfig (but
> it does still make a useless /etc/ssl/lib directory).

It also still has the deprecated -m486 parameter to gcc which, while
only being cosmetic, is still mildly annoying!  A simple sed on
Configure shuts gcc up though.

Matt.



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