[PATCH] drop unused filterPath

Julien ÉLIE julien at trigofacile.com
Wed Feb 17 06:41:18 UTC 2021

Hi Dominik,

>> I have some more patches from Fedora package lined up for
>> submission. I'll post them here as time permits. I'll have to dig up the
>> rationale behind their existence, too, as they were created by previous
>> maintainers.

I think INN 2.6.4 includes all the patches that are meant to be merged 
upstream.  Do not hesitate to tell if you think other changes should 
also be merged.

> FYI, we once discussed them (in 2013, long time ago already!) in the 
> thread about Fedora here:
>    https://lists.isc.org/pipermail/inn-workers/2013-May/018153.html
> It  seems that adding "-fPIE -pie" in CFLAGS could be worthwhile (because
> INN is setuid), not only for rnews.

At last, 7 years after, hardening flags (-pie and a few others) are now 
set up upstream :-)
Thanks for your reminder last September!

Julien ÉLIE

« J'adore être pris en flagrant délire. » (Raymond Devos)

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