Monthly Archives: October 2005

Security Update: OpenSSL

There’re new OpenSSL packages for all recent versions of the Slackware Linux distro. Details of this update are as follows: New OpenSSL packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix a security issue. … Continue reading

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Security Update: xine-lib

A new xine-lib package, version 1.0.3a, is avilable for slackware. The new package is a security fix and can be downloaded from the Slackware package browser. More info from the ChangeLog: This fixes a format string bug where an attacker, … Continue reading

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That’s not good

I think wordpress.com started having problems almost instantly after I logged into the Dashboard of this blog. Various blogs are returning errors but that’s expected. I remember when gmail was in it’s earlier beta stages, I couldn’t rely on it … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to the Slackware Blog. I’m excited about this. I can’t yet say wether all the excitement comes from a new blog, a Slackware blog, or just this WordPress install. The WordPress dashboard here at wordpress.com rocks, it’s very beautiful. … Continue reading

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