Saturday, July 28, 2012

Security Update: Bind

A new security update has been published in Slackware Advisory. Even though it doesn't have any CVE entries (yet), but they are quite important fixes because it prevented a crash, race condition, memory leaks, and process termination. This update goes back to Slackware 12.2.

Meanwhile on -Current, things are still moving on. This time, exiv2 is upgraded and thus it requires many rebuilt due to library version has been bumped. Some of the KDE packages has been rebuilt due to this changes.

Some bugs has been fixed as well such as Emacs which used a wrong configure parameter to disable GConf, ifconfig that failed to detect CIDR notation, and missing a space in SeTnet