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Re: [Tlf-devel] tlf & Ubuntu 9.04

From: Andy Summers
Subject: Re: [Tlf-devel] tlf & Ubuntu 9.04
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2009 13:21:03 +0100


If you look here:

You'll see that Joop Stakenborg (of cwdaemon fame) is the Ubuntu package maintainer, so it might be a good idea to contact him.

It seems to me that the recent different versioning is down to specifically Ubuntu packaging improvements. I downloaded the source for tlf- from the Ubuntu repository and read /doc/README. It says the version is tlf-0.9.31-2. You can also find this out via "tlf -V" at the command line.

I also read the /ChangeLog file and noticed this:

2007-12-18      rein couperus <address@hidden>

        * changed cluster_bg.c to fix possible buffer overflow

I run tlf without the Cluster. I wonder if that's the difference. You could try disabling packet by commenting out all the packet lines in your logcfg.dat file, or by starting tlf with "tlf -n" (I think, from memory. It'll be listed in "man tlf" but not in the on-line version).

Good luck!
Andy, G4KNO.

On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 8:27 AM, Bob Nielsen <address@hidden> wrote:
I tried the Ubuntu 9.04 tlf package as well as compiling 0.9.31-1 on my Sheevaplug (ARM processor) and get a different error with both of them:

*** buffer overflow detected ***: /usr/local/bin/tlf terminated

I don't know if there might be any ARM vs. i386 issues involved.

I see that Debian also has, which is apparently the same sou rce used by Ubuntu.  The changelog indicates it is an upstream release, but I don't know where Rein has placed it.

73, Bob N7XY

On Sep 22, 2009, at 9:51 AM, Andy Summers wrote:

Hi Clyde,

I took a look at that reference. I'm confused that it quotes tlf-, but when I look at the source archive here the latest is tlf-0.9.31-2?

I presume it's from the Ubuntu repository? Try compiling tlf-0.9.31-2 from source.

I'm using it (compiled) on Fedora 11 without problems.

Andy, G4KNO.

On Tue, Sep 22, 2009 at 12:05 AM, Clyde <address@hidden> wrote:
I could not find an answer to the posting referenced below.
I am experiencing the same problem.

73 Clyde K9JWI

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