Updated timezone packages are being provided for older Mandriva Linux systems that do not contain new Daylight Savings Time information and Time Zone information for some locations. These updated packages contain the new information.
This is a bugfix and maintenance update of the python package that addresses the following issue: sys.plaform should return the name of the platform where the python binary had been built. It usually returns &#039;linux2&#039;. However since the kernel has increased its major number to 3, building python on platforms running those new kernels would make sys.platform return &#039;linux3 ...
Security issues were identified and fixed in mozilla firefox and thunderbird: As more information has come to light about the attack on the DigiNotar Certificate Authority we have improved the protections added in MFSA 2011-34. The main change is to add explicit distrust to the DigiNotar root certificate and several intermediates. Removing the root as in our previous fix meant the certificates cou ...
On Mandriva Linux 2010.2 we provided the old openssl 0.9.8 library but without a source RPM file. This could pose a security risk for third party commercial applications that still uses the older OpenSSL library, therefore the latest stable openssl 0.9.8r library is being provided.
It was discovered the xz v5.0.0 changes in MDVSA-2011:143 were incomplete. This advisory upgrades the xz package to the 5.0.3 version and the spec-helper package to the 0.30.5 version to be able to handle lzma files. Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance Program
Timezone is a package that contains data files with rules for various timezones around the world. This update addresses the following changes: - Fiji adopts DST for 2011 - West Bank changes date for DST end in 2011 to Sep 30th - Fix DST for: Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, Ukraine, Bahia and Brazil.
This is a maintenance and bugfix release that upgrades php to the latest 5.2 and 5.3 versions which solves numerous upstream bugs. Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance Program