Error applying libarchive.patch

David Adam zanchey at
Thu Nov 9 07:24:24 UTC 2006

On Thu, 9 Nov 2006, Simon Biber wrote:

> I tried installing FreeBSD Security Advisory FreeBSD-SA-06:24.libarchive
> The patch failed. Am I doing something wrong? Is it not designed for my
> system?

notes that this only affects systems built from the 6-STABLE branch after
2006-09-05 05:23:51 UTC.

> oz# uname -a
> FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE #0: Thu Oct 12
> 07:40:47 EST 2006     root@:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC  i386

You're running 6.1-RELEASE, which does not fit this criteria. Your system
is not vulnerable to the exploit.

David Adam
zanchey at

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