[Slackbuilds-users] vlc had a security update

Jude DaShiell jdashiel at panix.com
Sat Jan 23 17:55:33 UTC 2021

Thanks, I didn't know the source of the mistake.

On Sat, 23 Jan 2021, Didier Spaier wrote:

> Hi Jude,
> That's my mistake. libcgcrypt is shipped in Slint as in Slackware, but last
> time I built it I forgot to comment out the line that removes the libtool
> archive in the SlackBuild shipped in Slackware64-current.
> I will rebuilt the libgcrypt package right now then upgrade vlc, so you'll
> just have to type as root:
> slapt-get -u
> slapt-get --upgrade
> and if vlc was removed:
> slapt-get -i vlc
> or
> slapt-get --install-set slint
> Cheers,
> Didier
> PS next time you are aware of a security hole in a package shipped in Slint
> please let us know on the Slint mailing list instead of upgrading locally.
> Le 23/01/2021 ? 15:39, Jude DaShiell a ?crit :
>>  sbopkg -i vlc correctly doesn't update that package yet.  If vlc 3.08 gets
>>  removed and you try to build the updated version after sqg -p vlc and then
>>  sbopkg -i vlc make all fails for lack of a proper libgcrypt library and
>>  another library below that.  I have vlc 3.08 restored to this machine
>>  after this discovery.  libgcrypt isn't in vlc.sqf either ahead of
>>  compiling.
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