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Author Topic: 090110 php-5.2.8 and mm-1.4.2 [VL 5.9]  (Read 1156 times)


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090110 php-5.2.8 and mm-1.4.2 [VL 5.9]
« on: January 10, 2009, 01:06:29 am »

rbistolfi has packged an updated php package.  This package includes bugfixes, new features, and security patches.  A new dependency for this version, mm, has also been packaged.  Security conscious users who have php installed on VL 5.9 or VL 5.9.1 may want to upgrade immediately.  The new php package will be moved to patches as soon as we've had adequate user feedback.

Package:  php-5.2.8-i586-1vl59.tlz
MD5:  9056503dd486a9a797af15355761890c
Package Size:  3.07 MB
Installed Size:  20.62 MB


Code: [Select]
php: php (HTML-embedded scripting language)
php: PHP is an HTML-embedded scripting language.  It shares syntax
php: characteristics with C, Java, and Perl.  The primary objective behind
php: this language is to make a fast and easy-to-use scripting language
php: for dynamic web sites.
php: More information can be found online at

Package:  mm-1.4.2-i586-1vl59.tlz
MD5:  11bae3f7baa59027a9e96f45affdeec4
Package Size:  42K
Installed Size:  140K


Code: [Select]
mm: mm (2-layer abstraction library)
mm: 2-layer abstraction library which simplifies the usage of shared
mm: memory between forked (and this way strongly related) processes
mm: under Unix platforms.
mm: License: GPL
mm: Authors: Ralf S. Engelschall <>
mm: Website:

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