[rancid] Re: freebsd, tcl and expect

john heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Fri Nov 27 21:41:03 UTC 2009

Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 10:27:05PM +0900, Randy Bush:
> >> freebsd am64 8-current
> >> 
> >> there is now a vulnerabilty warning for tcl-8.3.5_8, the one that is
> >> frozen on my system as that release bypasses the good old expect
> >> hang.  is it safe to upgrade yet?
> > 
> > it a tcl-freebsd bug; if its been fixed, you can upgrade.
> even i figgerd that out :)

sorry, i dont smoke fbsd.  have a look at the release notes for the
recent tcl/expects and the ports commit comments for them.

> i was wondering if any fellow freebsd users had tried a newew tcl,
> e.g. 8.4.19 or 8.5.8 or 8.6.b.1, and would be willing to declare it
> usable.
> randy

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