Problem updating mplayer

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Tue Oct 17 14:31:05 UTC 2006

On Tue, 17 Oct 2006 15:32:25 +0200
Filippo Moretti <gunnut at> wrote:

> ===>    Verifying reinstall for   
> /usr/local/lib/win32/win32-codecs-3.1.0.p8_1,1 in 
> /usr/ports/multimedia/win32-codecs
> ===>  win32-codecs-3.1.0.p8_1,1 is forbidden: Remote code execution:   
> *** Error code 1
> What can be done to solve this problem
> sincerely

Hi Filippo,
a) you can work with the win32-codecs team to solve the remote code execution
b) you can be brave, reckless and probably 0wn3d  soon by disabling the
vulnerability checks and upgrading anyway (dont know how to do this, sorry)
c) you can keep the slightly older port .... but it seems it is still
$ sudo portaudit
Affected package: win32-codecs-3.1.0.p8,1
Type of problem: win32-codecs -- multiple vulnerabilities.

d) you can uninstall win32-codecs :)

other options may be available, but i can't think of them atm :)


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