tempfile package

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Feb 20 11:26:15 PST 2003

On February 10, 2003 03:26 pm, Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Why do we need to maintain mktemp?  The last version was only released
> in November 2001 which is by no means old compared to some packages in
> LFS.  I know there were a couple of posts a while ago saying it was
> calling the wrong (i.e. insecure) version of a particular function, but
> this is resolved by passing --with-libc to ./configure IIRC.  Just

Can somebody with more time than me confirm that please so we can cut out the 
"IIRC" part of the equation?


Gerard Beekmans

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