[racket-dev] server availability

From: Robby Findler (robby at eecs.northwestern.edu)
Date: Sat Jan 22 14:17:53 EST 2011

Yes, I believe the problem was found right away and nothing was
compromised. Also, the downloads are on a different machine than is
the one with the problems, so those really do seem safe.

We should have some official to say about in the not too distant
future. For the meantime, please accept our apologies.


On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 1:05 PM, Brian Mastenbrook
<brian at mastenbrook.net> wrote:
> On 1/22/2011 3:14 AM, Eli Barzilay wrote:
>> Yesterday, Brian Mastenbrook wrote:
>>> Do you need any help on this? How are you planning on keeping the
>>> system clean in the future,
>> (Nothing surprising -- updates, etc, and I added a few things like
>> selinux to the pile.)
>>> and do I need to worry about rootkits in the binary Racket
>>> distributions?
>> No, since it's being built from scratch (from a newly installed
>> compiler...).
> Did you discover the problem right away? I asked because I downloaded and
> used a nightly build from the 14th:
> $ sha1sum plt-
> 7c4866c7b4e4a4b74f4b8dc4ee93862fec579c67
> plt-
> --
> Brian Mastenbrook
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> http://brian.mastenbrook.net/
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