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authorIvo De Decker <>2014-12-06 18:58:19 +0000
committerIvo De Decker <>2014-12-06 18:58:19 +0000
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pcre3 (2:8.35-3.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload. * Upstream patch for heap buffer overflow, CVE-2014-8964, taken from 1:8.36-1 (Closes: #770478) Thanks to Salvatore Bonaccorso for the reminder. # imported from the archive
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+libpcre for debian
+Upstream's library version is much lower than Debian's - PCRE_LIB_VERSION=0:1:0
+instead of 13:0:10 (soname instead of
+The other change I made is to prefix the names of the functions in libpcreposix
+with "pcreposix_". This is required so they don't clash with the ones in
+libc. Suitable #defines have been added to pcreposix.h so that the
+unprefixed names can be used.