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OS Roundup: BSD Bug Emerges From Chrysalises

Jul 24, 2008, 04:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Rubens)

"This makes the 25 year old bug BSD bug discovered a couple of months ago by Marc Balmer, another OpenBSD developer, seem comparatively young. That particular bug, which he discovered when investigating mysterious SAMBA crashes, can be traced all the way back to 4.2BSD released in 1983, Balmer says. Why has it taken so long to spot the yacc bug?"

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