Updated: {neon/libneon27/libneon-devel}-0.28.3-1: HTTP and WebDAV library

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Mon Sep 8 04:27:00 GMT 2008


Hi

New versions of 'neon/libneon27/libneon-devel' have been uploaded to a server near you.


DESCRIPTION:
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neon is an HTTP and WebDAV client library, with a C language API.


Cygwin NEWS:
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 o Updated to latest upstream


neon NEWS:
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 * SECURITY (CVE-2008-3746): Fix potential NULL pointer dereference in Digest domain parameter support; could allow a DoS by a malicious server
 * Fix parsing of *-Authenticate response header with LWS after quoted value
 * Fix ne_set_progress(, NULL, ) to match pre-0.27 behaviour (and not crash)
 * Fix to disable Nagle on Win32 with newer toolchain (thanks to Stefan KA¬ng)
 * Fix build on Netware (Guenter Knauf)
 * Document existing ne_uri_parse() API postcondition and ne_uri_resolve() pre/postconditions regarding the ->path field in ne_uri structures
 * Mark ne_{,buffer_}concat with sentinel attribute for GCC >= 4.
 * Distinguish the error message for an SSL handshake which fails after a client cert was requested.
 * Compile with PIC flags by default even for static library builds 


UPDATE:
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To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on the
http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your system.
Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up 'neon' from
the 'Libs' category (it should already be selected).

DOWNLOAD:
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Note that downloads from sources.redhat.com (aka cygwin.com) aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations.  This means that you will need to
find a mirror which has this update, please choose the one nearest to you:
http://cygwin.com/mirrors.html

QUESTIONS:
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If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.

--
Dr. Volker Zell
volunteer cygwin neon maintainer

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