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Thu, 9 Nov 2006

9:11 AM - mports and openssh

A new version of OpenSSH was released. We are researching the need to update the version in base. The fix list states that there were bugs in solaris and a potential security hole that requires additional interference to compromise.

There have been several additions to ports. One of the most recent additions is xinetd.


10:09 AM - OpenSSH port

OpenSSH port was updated to 4.5p1. Anyone concerned about the possible security issue can install this port.


10:37 AM - Python 2.2

Python 2.2 was just added to mports. We now have 2.1 and 2.2 working on MidnightBSD. The 2.1 port makes a symlink to /usr/local/bin/python but the 2.2 port does not. If you use a port that requires python like subversion, you will need to manually add the symlink if you choose to use python 2.2