Bug in rsyncd 2.5.0 while handling config file string values

Martin Pool mbp at samba.org
Mon Dec 3 00:48:38 EST 2001

On  2 Dec 2001, Heikki Vatiainen <hessu at cs.tut.fi> wrote:
> I compiled and tried rsync 2.5.0 but could not get the server
> running. loadparm.c:string_set() now calls free() which it did not do
> in 2.4.6 and this free() tries to free memory that was not allocated
> with malloc.

Thankyou for the report.  This should be fixed in 2.5.1pre1, which is
available from the usual site.


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