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Bug 80612 - RFE: replace package xinetd-2.3.7 with xinetd-2.3.9
Summary: RFE: replace package xinetd-2.3.7 with xinetd-2.3.9
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: xinetd
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-28 19:02 UTC by Peter van Egdom
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2003-01-17 16:44:19 UTC

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Description Peter van Egdom 2002-12-28 19:02:22 UTC
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Description of problem:
According to "" there's a newer stable version of xinetd
available than the one shipped with Phoebe, it would be nice to replace this
package before Red Hat 8.1 beta 2 is out, so it can be tested during this
release cycle.

According to it's changelog it has some bugfixes and no major new features, so
it seems safe to update at this time.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check out
2. Check out Phoebe RPM's

Actual Results: 
 There's a newer stable version of xinetd available than the one shipped with

Expected Results: 
 At this time - before 8.1 beta 2 is released - is would be nice to update to
the latest stable.

Additional info:

Red Hat Linux release 8.0.92 (Phoebe)

Comment 1 Warren Togami 2002-12-30 00:14:37 UTC
Please read Bug 76164.  xinetd-2.3.9 caused major problems when it became xinetd
errata for RH 7.x.  This has since been fixed.

Comment 2 Jay Fenlason 2003-01-17 16:44:19 UTC
I've built 2.3.10-1 for rawhide.

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