Viktor Dukhovni openssl-users at dukhovni.org
Fri Mar 27 00:10:02 UTC 2020

On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 11:33:40PM +0000, Matt Caswell wrote:

> On 26/03/2020 23:15, Viktor Dukhovni wrote:
> > On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 09:13:32PM +0100, Bernd Edlinger wrote:
> > 
> >> we got into this situation because everything moves so quickly,
> >> why does everyone here think we should move even faster now?
> >>
> >> What is the reason for this?
> > 
> > We've published a bug-fix release (1.1.1e) that's liable to cause more
> > problems than it fixes.  In such cases a closely-timed "fixup" (oops)
> > release is expected.  One that only reverts the (two) problem
> > EOF-handling commits.
> Actually a partial revert of one of them is sufficient to resolve the
> problem.

Yes, probably so.  I took a sledge-hammer to the problem, and since the
second commit depended on the first, I reverted both.  If you leave
the pre-requisites for the second commit in place, and just remove
the changed error handling, then indeed that may also work.


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