[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: libpng-1.5.12-1 NEW: {libpng15/libpng-devel}-1.5.12-1

Charles Wilson cygwin@cwilson.fastmail.fm
Mon Aug 20 08:57:00 GMT 2012

The libpng packages offer the standard libraries for manipulating
PNG files, a turbo-studly lossless image format.  This is a major
new API update.

[[ compiled using gcc-4.5.3-3 ]]

CHANGES (since 1.4.8-1)
o Update to latest upstream release
o Security update:
  + CVE-2012-3386
  + CVE-2011-3048
  + CVE-2011-3026
o Static libraries no longer provided per cygwin policy
o Devel packages are no longer version specific (that is, only one
  major version of libpng -devel may be installed at a time).
o Added -debuginfo package (but only for libpng-1.5+)

Charles Wilson
volunteer libpng maintainer for cygwin


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