[lfs-book] r9668 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter03 chapter06

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Nov 25 12:47:56 PST 2011


Author: matthew
Date: 2011-11-25 13:47:55 -0700 (Fri, 25 Nov 2011)
New Revision: 9668

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/whatsnew.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml
   trunk/BOOK/patches.ent
Log:
Add a security patch for Perl. Fixes #2963.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:25 UTC (rev 9667)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:55 UTC (rev 9668)
@@ -40,6 +40,10 @@
       <para>2011-11-25</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[matthew] - Add a patch to fix a security vulnerability in Perl.
+          Fixes <ulink url="&lfs-ticket-root;2963">#2963</ulink>.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[matthew] - Upgrade to GDBM-1.10. Fixes
           <ulink url="&lfs-ticket-root;2962">#2962</ulink>.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/whatsnew.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/whatsnew.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:25 UTC (rev 9667)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/whatsnew.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:55 UTC (rev 9668)
@@ -229,7 +229,7 @@
     <title>Added:</title>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para>PLACEHOLDER</para>
+      <para>&perl-security-patch;</para>
     </listitem>
 
   </itemizedlist>-->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:25 UTC (rev 9667)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter03/patches.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:55 UTC (rev 9668)
@@ -147,7 +147,15 @@
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
 
+    <varlistentry>
+      <term>Perl Security Patch - <token>&perl-security-patch-size;</token>:</term>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download: <ulink url="&patches-root;&perl-security-patch;"/></para>
+        <para>MD5 sum: <literal>&perl-security-patch-md5;</literal></para>
+      </listitem>
+    </varlistentry>
 
+
     <varlistentry>
       <term>Procps HZ Errors Patch - <token>&procps-hz_fixes-patch-size;</token>:</term>
       <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:25 UTC (rev 9667)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml	2011-11-25 20:47:55 UTC (rev 9668)
@@ -47,6 +47,10 @@
 
 <screen><userinput remap="pre">echo "127.0.0.1 localhost $(hostname)" > /etc/hosts</userinput></screen>
 
+    <para>Apply a patch to fix a security vulnerability in Perl:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput remap="pre">patch -Np1 -i ../&perl-security-patch;</userinput></screen>
+
     <para>This version of Perl now builds the Compress::Raw::Zlib module. By
     default Perl will use an internal copy of the Zlib source for the build.
     Issue the following command so that Perl will use the Zlib library

Modified: trunk/BOOK/patches.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/patches.ent	2011-11-25 20:47:25 UTC (rev 9667)
+++ trunk/BOOK/patches.ent	2011-11-25 20:47:55 UTC (rev 9668)
@@ -80,7 +80,11 @@
 <!ENTITY perl-libc-patch-md5 "23682f20b6785e97f99d33be7719c9d6">
 <!ENTITY perl-libc-patch-size "1 KB">
 
+<!ENTITY perl-security-patch "perl-&perl-version;-security_fix-1.patch">
+<!ENTITY perl-security-patch-md5 "7fa3e7e11fecf9d75f65452d700c3dd5">
+<!ENTITY perl-security-patch-size "1 KB">
 
+
 <!ENTITY procps-hz_fixes-patch "procps-&procps-version;-fix_HZ_errors-1.patch">
 <!ENTITY procps-hz_fixes-patch-md5 "2ea4c8e9a2c2a5a291ec63c92d7c6e3b">
 <!ENTITY procps-hz_fixes-patch-size "2.3 KB">




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