Slackware-14.2 ChangeLog (2016-03-03)

Thu Mar 3 20:05:41 UTC 2016

  • ap/mariadb-10.0.24-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled with patched binutils.
  • d/binutils-2.26-i586-2.txz
    Applied upstream patches for several bugs, including:
    PR ld/19698
    * elflink.c (bfd_elf_record_link_assignment): Set versioned if
    symbol version is unknown.
    Which was causing MariaDB to fail to start properly for Akonadi.
  • d/python-2.7.11-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
    Thanks to Matteo Bernardini.
  • l/neon-0.30.1-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
    Thanks to Matteo Bernardini.

Thu Mar 3 05:41:26 UTC 2016

  • a/aaa_elflibs-14.2-i586-10.txz
  • a/sysvinit-scripts-2.0-noarch-30.txz
    rc.M: Start D-Bus and NetworkManager right after rc.inet1.
  • ap/ksh93-2012_08_01-i586-2.txz
    Removed broken locale files. Thanks to Didier Spaier.
  • l/qt-4.8.7-i586-4.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
  • n/curl-7.47.1-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
  • n/fetchmail-6.3.26-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
  • n/links-2.12-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
  • n/mailx-12.5-i586-2.txz
    Drop SSLv2 support (no longer supported by OpenSSL), and fix security issues
    that could allow a local attacker to cause mailx to execute arbitrary
    shell commands through the use of a specially-crafted email address.
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2004-2771
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-7844
    (* Security fix *)
  • n/stunnel-5.30-i586-2.txz
    Allow OpenSSL to use the default key size for DH in generate-stunnel-key.sh.
    Thanks to Markus Reichelt.
  • n/wget-1.17.1-i586-2.txz
    Recompiled to drop support for OpenSSL SSLv2.
  • xap/xpdf-3.04-i586-2.txz
  • isolinux/initrd.img
    Another attempt to get /sbin/probe to reliably handle nvme partitions.
    Thanks to w9cf and Grant Coady.
  • usb-and-pxe-installers/usbboot.img
    Another attempt to get /sbin/probe to reliably handle nvme partitions.
    Thanks to w9cf and Grant Coady.
  • l/qca-cyrus-sasl-2.0.0_beta3-i586-2.txz
  • l/qca-gnupg-2.0.0_beta3-i486-1.txz
  • l/qca-ossl-2.0.0_beta3-i486-2.txz
  • news/2016/03/03/slackware-14.2-changelog.txt
  • Last modified: 4 years ago
  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi