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Re: gallery2 outstanding security bugs -- Abondoned by Berninger?

> Jon Ciesla wrote:
>>> "Jon Ciesla" <limb jcomserv net> writes:
>>>>> (Yes, I know libjpeg upstream is kinda moribund, but if you want new
>>>>> features in it you should be trying to revive upstream development,
>>>>> not strongarm the Fedora package maintainer to take over
>>>>> development.)
>>>> I agree strongly with that principle.  Two questions:
>>>> A. What has been done thusfar WTR reviving upstream development?
>>> Well, at one point I had more or less formally blessed Guido Vollbeding
>>> as the new lead maintainer, but if he's actually put out a release I
>>> haven't heard about it :-(.  You could try bugging the people
>>> associated
>>> with the sourceforge libjpeg project.
>> CCing them.  libjpeg SourceForge team, what is the current status of
>> libjpeg development?
> Jon,
> I have heard nothing in some time from Guido, and I'm not aware of him
> producing any sort of libjpeg release.
> I find the situation somewhat frustrating.

Agreed.  So what's next?  Is there a plan for further action, a new
primary maintainer, etc?

I think WRT gallery2, I'll see about patching the -crop call out of that

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