[SECURITY] Updated: {apr1,libapr1,libapr1-devel}-1.4.4-1

David Rothenberger daveroth@acm.org
Tue May 17 19:45:00 GMT 2011


apr1 has been updated to the latest upstream release. It includes a
fix for CVE-2011-0419.

CYGWIN NEWS:
============
This build still has F_SETLK support disabled, as the tests were
failing with that enabled.

NEWS:
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Please see

  http://www.apache.org/dist/apr/CHANGES-APR-1.4

for more details about the upstream changes

DESCRIPTION:
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The mission of the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) project is to
create and maintain software libraries that provide a predictable
and consistent interface to underlying platform-specific
implementations. The primary goal is to provide an API to which
software developers may code and be assured of predictable if not
identical behaviour regardless of the platform on which their
software is built, relieving them of the need to code special-case
conditions to work around or take advantage of platform-specific
deficiencies or features.

DOWNLOAD:
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find a mirror which has this update, please choose the one nearest to
you: http://cygwin.com/mirrors.html

QUESTIONS:
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