[CentOS] Timeframe for httpd update (CVE-2011-3192)

Timo Schoeler timo.schoeler at riscworks.net
Thu Sep 1 06:29:42 EDT 2011


thus Karanbir Singh spake:
> On 09/01/2011 11:15 AM, Timo Schoeler wrote:
>> is there any time frame foreseeable for KB providing an update for httpd?
> 
> the rpm is already pushed, should be on the mirrors now'ish.

That's exactly what I mean about the 'transparency' aspect. This was a
very very big issue with impact on many many machines. Administrators
sitting there waiting for that update, maybe sleepless because
workarounds didn't do what they were supposed to do.

Regarding that update already being mirrored: No communication here.
That's hilarious.

>> (Given that 5.7 is still to be done, 6.1, etc., and due to the fact
>> there is "no such thing as a CentOS community", as was discussed end of
>> 2010/early 2011. That's why I'm *not* going to provide my diff -- I'm
>> not willing to spend my work into an entity that denies transparency.)
> 
> no one asked you to do anything.

Where did I imply that?

> Also, because you cant get your head 
> around things does not imply that no one else does.

Crystal ball, etc.

> - KB


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