Mandriva: [ MDVA-2009:052 ] initscripts
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A race condition on getkey process in initscripts shipped with Mandriva CS4 will make the boot stop when entering interactive startup.
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 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDVA-2009:052
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : initscripts
 Date    : April 8, 2009
 Affected: Corporate 4.0
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 Problem Description:

 A race condition on getkey process in initscripts shipped with Mandriva
 CS4 will make the boot stop when entering interactive startup.
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 References:

 https://qa.mandriva.com/49139
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 Updated Packages:

 Corporate 4.0:
 f7d1be95744a16d12e58a5a5f5634ff9  corporate/4.0/i586/initscripts-7.61.1-50.4.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 c233b730926b8ec5af186fe9e4592525  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/initscripts-7.61.1-50.4.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 d5ea5fa80644a3293cd05198f53ff1ce  corporate/4.0/x86_64/initscripts-7.61.1-50.4.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 
 c233b730926b8ec5af186fe9e4592525  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/initscripts-7.61.1-50.4.20060mlcs4.src.rpm
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 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team