zlib-1.2.8-2 breaks clamav

Mike Bonnet mikeb@redhat.com
Thu Nov 13 19:23:00 GMT 2014

On 11/7/14 5:19 AM, Mike Bonnet wrote:
> On 11/06/2014 11:40 AM, Marco Atzeri wrote:
>> On 11/6/2014 4:35 PM, Mike Bonnet wrote:
>>> On 11/01/2014 08:31 PM, Mike Bonnet wrote:
>>>> Hi.  I just found out that the zlib-1.2.8-2 breaks clamav.  A log of
>>>> the
>>>> output of the "sigtool" commmand from clamav is attached.  It's using
>>>> gzread() to read the compressed signature databases, and the format of
>>>> the data returned has apparently changed between zlib 1.2.8-1 and
>>>> 1.2.8-2.  This should be fixed ASAP.
>>> Who would I talk to about getting this fixed?
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Mike
>> This is the place. The zlib package maintainer follow the mailing list.
>> Have you tested if reinstalling previous zlib-1.2.8-1  restore the
>> expected behaviour ?
> Yes, downgrading to zlib-1.2.8-1 fixes the issues with clamav.

Any update on this?  The broken -2 version is still the latest.

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