LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-09-2014, 12:25 PM   #1
project722
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2009
Posts: 53

Rep: Reputation: 0
Help with patching libgnutls26/28


I'm running Ubuntu 14.04LTS with libgnutls26 and libgnutls28. gnutls26 is at 2.2.23 and 28 is on 3.2.11. According to the security advisory CVE-2014-0092, I need to patch gnutls26 2.2.23 and update gnutls28 to 3.2.12. When I ran an apt-get upgrade libgnutls28 it ran but I'm still at 3.2.11. How can I force apt-get to pull the most up to date version?

I can go to ftp://ftp.gnutls.org/gcrypt/gnutls/v3.2 and I see 3.2.12 but its an RPM. Should I just do that then convert the rpm? What's the command for that and how do I upgrade the existing package already on there without creating a duplicate package? I've always used apt-get or dpkg so manually downloading the updating an existing package is not really my bag.
 
Old 08-09-2014, 12:54 PM   #2
project722
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2009
Posts: 53

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Actually there not RPM's there tar.xz and a smaller file with an tar.xz.sig extention. The 2 files seem to be related so I suppose I would need them both if I go this route. Any guideance on this is much appreciated.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Patching rvaede Linux - Newbie 1 02-25-2011 04:06 PM
libgnutls26-2.2.2-17.1.i586 simke Linux - Software 0 01-17-2009 01:58 AM
Patching 2.6 Biotachyonic Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 08-24-2005 10:04 PM
patching ybaws Linux - Software 3 04-02-2004 04:52 PM
patching janu Linux - Software 1 01-06-2003 05:17 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:51 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration