Thursday, June 9, 2016

More Bug Fixes Towards 14.2

In the last few days, more and more bug fixes are pushed to public. Pat is becoming more selective when accepting requests from people in LQ, otherwise it will drag Slackware 14.2 release longer. Here are the updates since my last blog post:
  • nftables: Upgraded to 0.6
  • xf86-input-evdev: Upgraded to 2.10.3
  • aspell-en: Upgraded to 7.1_0
  • yptools: Rebuilt to make it work on x86_64 platform
  • pkgtools: lots of improvements
  • kernel: Upgraded to 4.4.13
  • mkinitrd: Support LABEL and UUID for resume devices
  • python-setuptools: Upgraded to 22.0.5
  • SDL: Rebuilt to fix SDL_ttf bug
  • samba: Rebuilt to move files to /var and fix harmless error message
  • smartmontools: Upgraded to 6.5
  • gnutls: Upgraded to 3.4.13 (security update)
  • gkrellm: Upgraded to 2.3.7
  • firefox: Upgraded to 45.2.0esr
  • kernel-4.5.x: Removed from testing as it's been EOL'ed by Greg