INN 2.4.5 release?

The Doctor doctor at doctor.nl2k.ab.ca
Sat Jun 7 00:13:37 UTC 2008


On Fri, Jun 06, 2008 at 09:58:36PM +0200, Julien ÉLIE wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I am tempted to suggest a 2.4.5 release within a few weeks in order
> to address the following issues which were unfortunately shipped
> with INN 2.4.4 and now fixed in STABLE:
> 
>     * the "alarm signal" around SSL_read:  it is quite annoying for
>       news servers if this signal is not present because more and more
>       nnrpd-ssl processes stay in memory;
>     * a compilation problem with AF_INET6 not inside a HAVE_INET6 block
>       in innfeed/host.c;
>     * a bug in ipAddrs which contained thrice the same IPs:  it slowed
>       the peer IP rotation for innfeed.
> 
> Also fixed:
> 
>     * a segmentation fault when an article of a size greater than remaining
>       stack is retrieved via SSL.
> 
> Besides, we can ship :
> 
>     * the new *improved* version of pullnews;
>     * the new headers accessible through Perl and Python hooks;
>     * SO_KEEPALIVE in SSL TCP connections.
> 
> 
> Do you see something else to fix?
> And please tell me if you think a 2.4.5 release that quickly is a good idea
> or not.  The main problem is the first one in this mail and I am sorry I
> have missed it.
> 
> As for assertions issues... no news for them.  I do not know what
> generates them.
>

Please do.  Inn 2.4.4 was late.
 
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> Julien ÉLIE
> 
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> 
> 
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