getting to yaws

Klacke <>
Mon Jul 1 23:23:17 CEST 2002


On Mon, Jul 01, 2002 at 01:56:18PM +0200, Johan Bevemyr wrote:
> 
> > > but his machine is up - so I guess
> > > yaws must have crashed, 
> > 
> > It's worse than that, I was so stressed when packing for holidays, so
> > I must have simply - not started - or even stopped - yaws before
> > leaving.
> 
> No, it is even worse :-). There was a bug in the htmlize code
> which cause the emulator to crash when the string to htmlize 
> was to big. I think the binary code created to much garbage, or 
> something. I rewrote it to use lists instead which made it much
> faster and working.
> 
> What was even worse than that was that one of the examples, which 
> trigged this behaviour, contained a bit of a security hole (now 
> fixed as well), so perhaps it was a good thing that yaws.hyber.org
> crashed :-)
> 
> /Johan


Ouch, ouch ouch


Ok new release 0.52 ... now containing johans security bugfixes,
-heart support by tobbe and a wiki web.


http://yaws.hyber.org   (hopefully up this time)


/klacke


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