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Author Topic: 080715 gnutls-1.6.3 [VL59]  (Read 1473 times)


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080715 gnutls-1.6.3 [VL59]
« on: July 15, 2008, 09:37:32 am »

rbistolfi has packaged gnutls-1.6.3 for VL59

This is a security fix.

Package: gnutls-1.6.3-i486-1_slack12.0.tlz
MD5: 06af4e1a0b8e26aab07052508300c790
Package Size: 827 KIB (0.81 MB)
Installed size: 2,270 KIB (2.22 MB)

gnutls: gnutls (GNU TLS library)
gnutls: This is a TLS (Transport Layer Security) 1.0 and SSL (Secure Sockets
gnutls: Layer) 3.0 implementation.  In brief, GnuTLS can be described as a
gnutls: library which offers an API to access secure communication protocols.
gnutls: These protocols provide privacy over insecure lines, and were designed
gnutls: to prevent eavesdropping, tampering, or message forgery.
gnutls: Homepage:

After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.


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Re: 080715 gnutls-1.6.3 [VL59]
« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2008, 07:55:24 pm »

Well, Pidgin still runs after updating... :)
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Re: 080715 gnutls-1.6.3 [VL59]
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2008, 08:17:34 pm »

Well, Pidgin still runs after updating... :)

Ahhh, I can sleep now :)

I did some research and looks like was the jump to 2.x what was causing problems, this one should work ok.
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