Slackwarearm-14.2 ChangeLog (2016-04-21)

Thu Apr 21 03:04:05 UTC 2016

This is Slackware ARM v14.2, release candidate #2.
  • a/aaa_elflibs-14.2-arm-9.txz
  • a/coreutils-8.25-arm-2.txz
    Reverted new default ls quoting.
  • a/glibc-solibs-2.23-arm-3.txz
  • d/perl-5.22.1-arm-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:
    (* Security fix *)
  • l/alsa-lib-1.1.1-arm-2.txz
    Applied upstream patch to fix error EBADFD. Thanks to e5150.
  • l/glibc-2.23-arm-3.txz
    Built against Linux 4.4.8 Kernel headers.
  • l/glibc-i18n-2.23-arm-3.txz
  • l/glibc-profile-2.23-arm-3.txz
  • l/qca-2.1.1-arm-2.txz
    Install crypto.prf in the correct directory. Thanks to David Spencer.
  • n/bluez-5.39-arm-2.txz
    In rc.bluetooth, don't attempt to start/stop rfcomm. Thanks to e5150.
  • n/nfs-utils-1.3.3-arm-3.txz
    Fix nfsd startup on kernels without IPv6 support. Thanks to Mario Preksavec.
  • n/vsftpd-3.0.3-arm-2.txz
    In /etc/, set seccomp_sandbox=NO to work around bugs.
  • x/xorg-server-1.18.3-arm-2.txz
    Applied a patch from
    to fix applying keyboard layout settings when using a keyboard/mouse combo
    device such as a Logitech wireless keyboard with the unifying receiver.
    Thanks to Jean-Philippe Guillemin.
  • x/xorg-server-xephyr-1.18.3-arm-2.txz
  • x/xorg-server-xnest-1.18.3-arm-2.txz
  • x/xorg-server-xvfb-1.18.3-arm-2.txz
  • isolinux/*
  • a/glibc-zoneinfo-2016d-arm-1.txz
  • a/kernel-modules-armv5-4.4.8_armv5-arm-1.txz
  • a/kernel-modules-armv7-4.4.8_armv7-arm-1.txz
  • a/kernel_armv5-4.4.8-arm-1.txz
  • a/kernel_armv7-4.4.8-arm-1.txz
  • a/lvm2-2.02.150-arm-1.txz
  • ap/sqlite-3120100-arm-1.txz
  • ap/tmux-2.2-arm-1.txz
  • ap/vim-7.4.1752-arm-1.txz
  • d/cmake-3.5.2-arm-1.txz
  • d/kernel-headers-4.4.8-arm-1.txz
  • k/kernel-source-4.4.8-arm-1.txz
  • l/QScintilla-2.9.1-arm-1.txz
  • l/glibmm-2.46.4-arm-1.txz
  • l/gst-plugins-base-1.6.4-arm-1.txz
  • l/gst-plugins-good-1.6.4-arm-1.txz
  • l/gstreamer-1.6.4-arm-1.txz
  • l/gtkmm3-3.18.1-arm-1.txz
  • l/harfbuzz-1.2.6-arm-1.txz
  • l/libpng-1.6.21-arm-1.txz
  • l/libtasn1-4.8-arm-1.txz
  • l/sip-4.17-arm-1.txz
  • n/ca-certificates-20160104-arm-1.txz
    Thanks to Cal Peake for fixing a build script typo that created duplicate
    certificates with each successive build.
  • n/epic5-2.0-arm-1.txz
  • n/gnutls-3.4.11-arm-1.txz
  • n/httpd-2.4.20-arm-1.txz
  • n/libgcrypt-1.7.0-arm-1.txz
  • n/nmap-7.12-arm-1.txz
  • n/proftpd-1.3.5b-arm-1.txz
    Compiled with –enable-dso. Thanks to David M. Syzdek.
    Compiled with –enable-nls. Thanks to Olek.
  • n/samba-4.4.2-arm-1.txz
    This update fixes the security issues known as “badlock” (or “sadlock”),
    which may allow man-in-the-middle or denial-of-service attacks:
    CVE-2015-5370 (Multiple errors in DCE-RPC code)
    CVE-2016-2110 (Man in the middle attacks possible with NTLMSSP)
    CVE-2016-2111 (NETLOGON Spoofing Vulnerability)
    CVE-2016-2112 (LDAP client and server don't enforce integrity)
    CVE-2016-2113 (Missing TLS certificate validation)
    CVE-2016-2114 (“server signing = mandatory” not enforced)
    CVE-2016-2115 (SMB IPC traffic is not integrity protected)
    CVE-2016-2118 (SAMR and LSA man in the middle attacks possible)
    For more information, see:
    (* Security fix *)
  • x/mesa-11.2.1-arm-1.txz
  • x/xf86-video-amdgpu-1.1.0-arm-1.txz
  • x/xf86-video-ati-7.7.0-arm-1.txz
  • x/xf86-video-openchrome-0.4.0-arm-1.txz
  • xap/geeqie-1.2.3-arm-1.txz
  • xap/imagemagick-6.9.3_8-arm-1.txz
  • xap/vim-gvim-7.4.1752-arm-1.txz
  • kernels/*
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  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi