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Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2011 19:31:18 +0400
From: Solar Designer <>
To: Ludwig Nussel <>
Cc:, Michael Matz <>,
	Thorsten Kukuk <>, Andreas Jaeger <>,
	Zefram <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: crypt_blowfish 8-bit character mishandling

On Thu, Jul 14, 2011 at 04:37:36PM +0200, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> Well, you need to modify that in %post to automatically get 2y for
> new passwords then.

Not in %post - we'll just provide the new file, which is marked
%config(noreplace).  Yes, it does mean that if there were any local
changes, the admin will need to merge the changes and/or rename the file
from *.rpmnew manually.

> Which is kind of ugly as that's a file the admin may have modified.

You're right.  In a sense, having the change in code only would have
been better.


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