r4162 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter03 chapter06

jeremy at linuxfromscratch.org jeremy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Sep 12 20:25:00 PDT 2004


Author: jeremy
Date: 2004-09-12 21:24:59 -0600 (Sun, 12 Sep 2004)
New Revision: 4162

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/zlib.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
Log:
Added security patch to unstable, closing bug 899

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-09-13 02:57:58 UTC (rev 4161)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-09-13 03:24:59 UTC (rev 4162)
@@ -74,6 +74,7 @@
 <listitem><para>udev-config-1.rules</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>util-linux-2.12a-kernel_headers-1.patch</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>vim-6.3 language files</para></listitem>
+<listitem><para>zlib-1.2.1-security-1.patch</para></listitem>
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
  
@@ -93,6 +94,9 @@
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
 
+<listitem><para>September 12th, 2004 [jeremy]: Added Zlib Security Patch,
+fixing bug 899 for unstable.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>September 12th, 2004 [jeremy]: Upgraded to udev-031</para></listitem>
 
 <listitem><para>September 11th, 2004 [jeremy]: A problem was reported on IRC

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2004-09-13 02:57:58 UTC (rev 4161)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2004-09-13 03:24:59 UTC (rev 4162)
@@ -155,6 +155,12 @@
 </listitem>
 </varlistentry>
 
+<varlistentry>
+<term>Zlib Security Patch - 1KB:</term> <listitem>
+<para><ulink url="&patches-root;zlib-&zlib-version;-security-1.patch"/></para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
 </variablelist>
 
 <para>In addition to the above required patches, there exist a number of

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/zlib.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/zlib.xml	2004-09-13 02:57:58 UTC (rev 4161)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/zlib.xml	2004-09-13 03:24:59 UTC (rev 4162)
@@ -28,6 +28,10 @@
 <sect2 role="installation">
 <title>Installation of Zlib</title>
 
+<para>Zlib has a known security vulerability.  Patch Zlib to resolve this:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../zlib-&zlib-version;-security-1.patch</userinput></screen>
+
 <note><para>Zlib is known to build its shared library incorrectly if CFLAGS is
 specified in the environment. If you are using your own CFLAGS variable, be
 sure to add the <parameter>-fPIC</parameter> directive to your CFLAGS for the

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-09-13 02:57:58 UTC (rev 4161)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-09-13 03:24:59 UTC (rev 4162)
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
-<!ENTITY version "SVN-20040911">
-<!ENTITY releasedate "September 11, 2004">
+<!ENTITY version "SVN-20040912">
+<!ENTITY releasedate "September 12, 2004">
 <!ENTITY milestone "6.1">
 
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