[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#424629: security upgrade broke permissions check

Christian Perrier bubulle at debian.org
Wed May 16 16:23:38 UTC 2007

severity 424629 serious

Quoting Kai Henningsen (kai.caahafbgbfeaba.S at cats.ms):
> Package: samba
> Version: 3.0.24-6etch1
> Severity: important
> (Versions below from after I downgraded Samba: 3.0.24-6 works fine.)

Hmmm, OK, that's enough. There are now enough such issues raised to
prevent us to allow 3.0.25-1 to migrate to testing too quickly, until
all this is examined.

As a consequence, I raise the severity of this bug report to make it
RC. There are probably very few chances that samba migrates to testing
quickly, because of an untransitioned libc6, but better be careful.

Other samba maintainers and security team: do you think we should do
somethign for users of testing? They're left without a decent answer
to the recent security issues if 3.0.25-1 does not enter testing,
unless they have the etch security updates listed in their

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