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Old 02-25-2017, 01:41 PM   #2056
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May we have some python3 please?
I promise we'll be careful....

besides...
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Python 3.0 was released on December 3, 2008
it's ripe

Last edited by dijetlo; 02-25-2017 at 01:56 PM. Reason: Amazingly enough, even more amusing...
 
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Old 02-26-2017, 06:27 AM   #2057
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Gnu screen 4.5.1 was released yesterday, 25th.

Fixes this bug.

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Old 02-26-2017, 01:18 PM   #2058
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Kernel 4.9.13 is started the 4.9 LTS branch officially


Time to pass gcc-6 extra --> default ?

Thanks!

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Old 02-26-2017, 01:54 PM   #2059
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libva-1.7.3
https://github.com/01org/libva/archi...a-1.7.3.tar.gz

libva-intel-driver-1.7.3
https://github.com/01org/intel-vaapi...e/1.7.3.tar.gz


As ponce point , updated this two packages solve compiling vlc under current.

Thanks!
 
Old 02-26-2017, 02:14 PM   #2060
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Throw Us A Bone

testing/source/linux-4.10-configs
Thanks
 
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Old 02-26-2017, 02:51 PM   #2061
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kernel 4.9.13 is started the 4.9 lts branch officially


time to pass gcc-6 extra --> default ?

Thanks!
freaking awesome!
 
Old 02-26-2017, 11:19 PM   #2062
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xine-lib-1.2.8:

https://sourceforge.net/projects/xin...ine-lib/1.2.8/
 
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Old 02-27-2017, 01:18 PM   #2063
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I'm actually kinda curious as to why Slackware even includes xine-lib these days.

If it's for DVDs, VLC is better.

If it's to be a playback library, that's what gstreamer is for.
 
Old 02-28-2017, 01:33 AM   #2064
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Probably because it's the old school style, like slackware
 
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Old 02-28-2017, 11:21 AM   #2065
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GNU nano 2.7.5 "Nijntje"

I didn't try it, but upgrading shouldn't be risky.
 
Old 03-01-2017, 04:58 AM   #2066
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Grateful Dead's legendary Cornell concert finally gets official release

 
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Old 03-01-2017, 11:40 PM   #2067
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I like xine. I use it if I just want to play one video file. VLC for discs (its unoptimized for video files). QMPLAY2 for video files (its playlist is 2nd best behind VLC).
 
Old 03-02-2017, 02:47 AM   #2068
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mpg123-1.24.0:

https://fossies.org/linux/mpg/NEWS

http://mpg123.org/

lzo-2.10:

http://www.oberhumer.com/opensource/...zo-2.10.tar.gz

libdiscid-2.6.2

http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~musicbr...ead:/ChangeLog

http://ftp.musicbrainz.org/pub/music...d-0.6.2.tar.gz
 
Old 03-02-2017, 03:33 AM   #2069
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btw shadow is now being developed on github.

Shadow-4.4 has been released
https://github.com/shadow-maint/shadow
 
Old 03-02-2017, 07:50 AM   #2070
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btw shadow is now being developed on github.

Shadow-4.4 has been released
https://github.com/shadow-maint/shadow
On the subject of Shadow 4.4, I noticed the following on the LFS 8.0 build instructions for it:
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Fix a security issue identified upstream:
sed -i -e '47 d' -e '60,65 d' libmisc/myname.c
which refers to this (last updated 2009):
Code:
/*@null@*/ /*@only@*/struct passwd *get_my_pwent (void)
{
	struct passwd *pw;
	const char *cp = getlogin ();
	uid_t ruid = getuid ();

	/*
	 * Try getlogin() first - if it fails or returns a non-existent
	 * username, or a username which doesn't match the real UID, fall
	 * back to getpwuid(getuid()).  This should work reasonably with
	 * usernames longer than the utmp limit (8 characters), as well as
	 * shared UIDs - but not both at the same time...
	 *
	 * XXX - when running from su, will return the current user (not
	 * the original user, like getlogin() does).  Does this matter?
	 */
	if ((NULL != cp) && ('\0' != *cp)) {
		pw = xgetpwnam (cp);
		if ((NULL != pw) && (pw->pw_uid == ruid)) {
			return pw;
		}
	}

	return xgetpwuid (ruid);
}
If the issue has indeed been "identified by upstream" then it's not been reflected in any change to git master. Anyone any ideas what this is about?
 
  


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