[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#858564: Confirmed on sid
bunk at debian.org
Mon Mar 27 22:33:44 UTC 2017
Control: severity -1 grave
On Sun, Mar 26, 2017 at 09:40:31AM +0200, Mathieu Parent wrote:
> Control: tag -1 + confirmed upstream
> Control: found -1 2:4.5.6+dfsg-2
> Control: severity -1 important
> I can reproduce it on sid. It has also been reproduced on master.
> I've downgraded the severity: this is a regression but it doesn't
> "renders package unusable", as removing "follow symlinks = no"
> workarounds the problem.
I've upgraded the severity again.
Quoting the original bug report:
* What led up to the situation?
I upgraded to 8u4 through unattended upgrades.
Regressions in a DSA that are actually among the worst possible bugs,
since these are supposed to be automatically deployed to production
systems running Debian.
"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
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