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Date: Mon, 17 Mar 1997 18:51:31 -0500
To: krb5-bugs@MIT.EDU
Subject: Y2K problem in gssftp
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>Number: 399
>Category: krb5-appl
>Synopsis: code in krb5-1.0/src/appl/gssftp/ftp/cmds.c will fail in year 2000
>Confidential: no
>Severity: non-critical
>Priority: medium
>Responsible: krb5-unassigned
>State: closed
>Class: sw-bug
>Submitter-Id: unknown
>Arrival-Date: Mon Mar 17 18:53:01 EST 1997
>Last-Modified: Thu May 01 23:31:26 EDT 1997
>Originator: W. David Shambroom
Software Systems Laboratory
GTE Laboratories Incorporated
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>Release: 1.0
System: AIX coltrane 1 4 006003004C00
Machine: RS/6000 43P

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In the source file krb5-1.0/src/appl/gssftp/ftp/cmds.c, lines 822-824:
if (tm->tm_year > yy%100)
return (1);
else if (tm->tm_year == yy%100) {
will fail in the year 2000.

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A correct version is:
if (tm->tm_year > yy-1900)
return (1);
else if (tm->tm_year == yy-1900) {

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From: tytso@MIT.EDU
To: krb5-bugs@MIT.EDU,
Cc: gnats-admin@RT-11.MIT.EDU, krb5-prs@RT-11.MIT.EDU
Subject: Re: krb5-appl/399: Y2K problem in gssftp
Date: Thu, 1 May 1997 22:58:00 -0400

Thanks for pointing out this Y2K bug in gssftp! It's been fixed in
our development sources and will appear in the KRB5 V1.1 release.

- Ted

State-Changed-From-To: open-closed
State-Changed-By: tytso
State-Changed-When: Thu May 1 23:31:12 1997
State-Changed-Why: Fixed in sources

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