[Dnsmasq-discuss] 2.86rc1

Petr Menšík pemensik at redhat.com
Mon Sep 6 07:43:00 UTC 2021


I do not think I have found any blocking issues, they all fixes some
kind of error path, nothing which should be possible triggering
remotely. Applying them after the release is okay.

On 9/4/21 11:04 PM, Simon Kelley wrote:
> I think if these go in now, we'd need to push back 2.86 for a week or
> two for testing.
>
> I've been through them and not found any show-stoppers, so I'm in a
> quandary about delaying 2.86 or pushing them to 2.87.
>
> Dominik, you were the one pushing for 2.86. Thoughts?
>
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> Simon.
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> On 03/09/2021 22:47, Petr Menšík wrote:
>> Hi Simon,
>>
>> I have prepared a set of patches applied over 2.86rc3 release. They were
>> made to silent some of reports from Coverity scans we do for our
>> packages. I did include reported parts in commit messages, so commit
>> messages are somehow noisy and contain more bytes that the diffs itself.
>>
>> It should add few safety checks on multiple places. Fix few error paths
>> not releasing allocated memory and retries in case of failed syscall. It
>> is not perfect, but should be good enough.
>>
>> Not heavily tested, compiles without issues or warnings and reduced
>> reported issues. Review would be appreciated.
>>
>> What do you think, can they still be merged?
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Petr
>>
>> On 8/25/21 3:46 PM, Simon Kelley wrote:
>>> I just pushed a few final changes, tagged as dnsmasq-2.86rc1.
>>>
>>> I'm fairly confident that this can be released as 2.86 in the near
>>> future, but if you can, please test it now, to avoid disappointment later.
>>>
>>> https://thekelleys.org.uk/dnsmasq/release-candidates/dnsmasq-2.86rc1.tar.gz
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> Simon.
>>>
>>>
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