Slackware-14.2 ChangeLog (2016-04-18)

Mon Apr 18 22:21:58 UTC 2016

  • a/coreutils-8.25-i586-2.txz
    Reverted new default ls quoting.
  • d/perl-5.22.1-i586-2.txz
    Patched security issue “loss of taint in canonpath()”. Thanks to ttk.
    Patched to recognize gcc 5.x to allow using -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2.
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-8607
    (* Security fix *)
  • n/bluez-5.39-i586-2.txz
    In rc.bluetooth, don't attempt to start/stop rfcomm. Thanks to e5150.
  • a/glibc-zoneinfo-2016d-noarch-1.txz
  • ap/vim-7.4.1752-i586-1.txz
  • d/cmake-3.5.2-i586-1.txz
  • n/libgcrypt-1.7.0-i586-1.txz
  • x/mesa-11.2.1-i586-1.txz
  • x/xf86-video-intel-git_20160417_81029be-i586-1.txz
    Removed –with-default-dri=2 –with-default-accel=uxa options
    Added patch for modesetting + glamor fallback on gen9+.
    Hopefully the latest git, these option changes, and fallback patch will solve
    the issues reported on LQ. Please test!
  • xap/imagemagick-6.9.3_8-i586-1.txz
  • xap/vim-gvim-7.4.1752-i586-1.txz
  • news/2016/04/18/slackware-14.2-changelog.txt
  • Last modified: 4 years ago
  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi