Friday, September 16, 2016

Security Update: curl, mariadb

This week, we received two security advisories in Slackware for mariadb and curl packages. They were updated for Slackware 14.0 and newer (mariadb) and Slackware 13.0 and newer (curl).

Meanwhile in current, Patrick is still accepting requests in LQ by pushing some packages towards new release:
  • texinfo: Upgraded to 6.3
  • libXfont: Upgraded to 1.5.2
  • mesa: Upgraded to 12.0.2
  • vim/gvim: Upgraded to 8.0.0005
  • bash: Upgraded to 4.4.0
  • btrfs-progs: Upgraded to 4.7.2
  • e2fsprogs: Upgraded to 1.43.3
There are some packages that gets rebuilt to bug fixes such as pkgtool, guile, and sdl.