On Wednesday 05 March 2003 05:27 am, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> On 2003-03-04 22:38, taxman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > On Tuesday 04 March 2003 01:08 pm, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> > > On 2003-03-04 10:02, Phillip Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > : A couple of quick questions...
> > > :
> > > : I've downloaded the 8.11.6 patch from sendmail.org, and used the
> > > : instructions they provided
> > > : [patch -p0 < /PATH/TO/sendmail.8.11.6.security.cr.patch], which then
> > > : prompts me for 'which file to patch.' I'm not clear on which file I
> > > : _need_ to patch? Or where it would be.
> > >
> > > You should run the patch command with /usr/src/contrib/sendmail as
> > > your current working directory.
> >
> > I don't run sendmail at all, but I would like to learn how to apply
> > the patch.  doing:
> > patch -p0 < /home/tim/sendmail.8.12.security.cr.patch
> > in the above directory still gives the "File to patch:" prompt
> > What else needs to be done to apply the patch?
>
> Hmmm, sorry for the confusion.  I didn't read the patch carefully.
> The correct way of applying it for 8.11.x is:
>
>       # cd /usr/src/contrib/sendmail/src
>       # patch -p1 < /PATH/TO/sendmail.8.11.6.security.cr.patch

Thanks Giorgos, that worked for the patch for 8.12.6 too.



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