some INN bugs from RH bugzilla
stransky at redhat.com
Fri Dec 9 14:11:23 UTC 2005
> This is a complaint that an application that links against libinn and
> calls server_init() will have TMPDIR set. The actual scenario in which
> this occurs is not provided, so I'm not sure it's a bug. But we can
> discuss it...
> Poking a little, I see that TMPDIR is set whenever inn.conf is parsed.
> I'm not sure if that's necessarily correct, but perhaps an easier issue
> to tackle is whether server_init() needs to parse inn.conf at all.
> Looking through all of lib/clientlib.c, I believe that the only thing
> that ever uses inn.conf is getserverbyfile() -- so perhaps we could
> just defer the innconf_read() until then as a quick fix?
I don't think it's so important to change this behavior so I'm not going
to make extra patch for Fedora.
> This is a complaint that XHDR NEWSGROUPS returns a faux, reconstructed
> header based on overview information.
> This was fixed in INN 2.4.3. You can suggest he upgrade.
No problem, I can upgrade it but where is INN 2.4.3 ? I can't find it on
your site, the latest here is 2.4.2...
> This is a complaint that INN should not complain about duplicate Cc:
> As far as I know we're on shaky ground here with regard to having a
> specification to follow, but to my eye, we follow the latest USEFOR
> draft back to RFC 2822. And RFC 2822 states quite clearly in section
> 3.6 that the maximum number of Cc headers is 1. Therefore I don't
> believe this is a bug, unless someone else feels otherwise?
Nobody else haven't complained so closed as a WONTFIX.
Thanks for your useful reply.
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