Next release of CMU SASL - update

Alexey Melnikov alexey.melnikov at
Wed Apr 8 13:07:34 EDT 2009

Alexey Melnikov wrote:

> Alexey Melnikov wrote:
>> Alexey Melnikov wrote:
>>> I've just discussed this with Ken and we would like to try to 
>>> release a new version around February 15th.
>> The date is approaching and I don't think we are quite ready. In 
>> order to keep things moving I will do weekly status reports with the 
>> list of bugs/issues I still need to look at. Here is my current list 
>> (in no particular order):
>> 1). Remove extra (unused) mutex in libsasl
>> 2). Merge my utils/pluginviewer.c changes
>> 3). Investigate global callback updating in subsequent 
>> sasl_server_init() calls
>> 4). Commit SQLite3 configure change. Test SQLite3 plugin.
>> 5). Remove use of obsolete cmusasl... attributes
>> 6). Strip trailing spaces from options during server configuration 
>> loading
>> 7). Investigate fix for bug # 2822 (OTP does not work with prompts)
>> 8). Review patch for bug # 3134 (Improved error reporting from 
>> auth_getpwent)
>> 9). MacOS dlopen.c change (+ the libtool change?)
>> 10). Merge Debian bugfixes
>> If you notice something wrong with this list, or if you favorite bug 
>> is not listed, please let me know.
> Here is a quick update: items 2, 6 and 7 are done. I am half done with 10.

Ok, here is a long delayed status update:

3 and 8 are postponed till later.
I will commit 1 shortly.
I am still deciding what should be done with 9.
I have some fixes to SQLite3 plugin, as it wasn't working.

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