grep

Description:GNU regular expression matcher
License: GPL-3, GPL-3+
Homepage:https://www.gnu.org/software/grep/
Location:Portage
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  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • nls - Add Native Language Support (using gettext - GNU locale utilities)
  • pcre - Add support for Perl Compatible Regular Expressions
  • static - !!do not set this during bootstrap!! Causes binaries to be statically linked instead of dynamically

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
about 6 years normal grep: Denial of Service
about 7 years normal grep: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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