Slackware-13.0 ChangeLog (2009-04-08)

Tue Apr 7 20:12:35 CDT 2009

  • a/aaa_elflibs-12.34-i486-1.tgz
    Added libidn, liblber, and libldap, needed by libcurl.so.4.
    a/dbus-1.2.12-i486-1.tgz: Moved from L, needed by CUPS.
    a/glibc-solibs-2.9-i486-3.tgz: Recompiled against Linux 2.6.29.1 headers.
  • ap/a2ps-4.14-i486-3.tgz
    /etc/a2ps.cfg. The new a2ps detects a working font path during ./configure,
    but without this will not use it at runtime.
  • kde/amarok-2.0.2-i486-2.tgz
    Thanks to Luigi Trovato.
    kde/guidance-power-manager-4.2.2-i486-1.tgz:
    Upgraded to guidance-power-manager-4.2.2.
  • l/gtk+2-2.14.7-i486-2.tgz
    /etc/gtk-2.0/i486-slackware-linux/. Added update-gtk-immodules and
    update-gdk-pixbuf-loaders scripts.
  • n/php-5.2.9-i486-1.tgz
    This is now linked against libmcrypt.
    This update fixes a few security issues:
    - Fixed a crash on extract in zip when files or directories entry names
    contain a relative path.
    - Fixed security issue in imagerotate(), background colour isn't validated
    correctly with a non truecolour image. (CVE-2008-5498)
    Reported by Hamid Ebadi, APA Laboratory.
    - Fixed a segfault when malformed string is passed to json_decode().
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5498
    (* Security fix *)
  • extra/jdk-6/jdk-6u13-i586-1.tgz
    Edition Development Kit Version 6.0 update 13.
    extra/linux-2.6.29.1-nosmp-sdk/: Updated SMP to no-SMP kernel source patch.
  • news/2009/04/08/slackware-13.0-changelog.txt
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  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi