Comment 12 for bug 1877027

On Tuesday, June 23 2020, Ken Mix wrote:

> Hello,
> Running the reproducer with the build from your PPA now just shows a
> "genError" error instead of crashing the service:
> $ sudo snmpbulkget -v3 -Cn0 -Cr50 -l authPriv -u testuser -a SHA -A <pass> -x DES -X <pass> iso.
> Error in packet.
> Reason: (genError) A general failure occured
> Standard SNMP gets and bulk gets work as expected before and after the
> reproducer above, so this seems to fix the issue from my perspective.

Cool. That's what I'm seeing as well. I also confirmed that the
general failure reported by the command above also happens upstream.

> I notice your PPA was for groovy -- will these patches be backported
> into focal, as well?

Yes, I will SRU this for focal too.


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