Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Sign up!
EnGarde Community
What is the most important Linux security technology?
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Latest Newsletters
Linux Security Week: March 30th, 2015
Linux Advisory Watch: March 27th, 2015
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

Fedora Core 4 Update: gaim-1.5.0-16.fc4 Print E-mail
User Rating:      How can I rate this item?
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This update fixes Bug #185222 where gaim would crash when you use the buddy blocking feature with the MSN protocol. It also contains a minor logging fix.
Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : gaim
Version     : 1.5.0                      
Release     : 16.fc4                  
Summary     : A Gtk+ based multiprotocol instant messaging client
Description :
Gaim allows you to talk to anyone using a variety of messaging
protocols, including AIM (Oscar and TOC), ICQ, IRC, Yahoo!,
MSN Messenger, Jabber, Gadu-Gadu, Napster, and Zephyr.  These
protocols are implemented using a modular, easy to use design.
To use a protocol, just add an account using the account editor.

Gaim supports many common features of other clients, as well as many
unique features, such as perl scripting and C plugins.

Gaim is NOT affiliated with or endorsed by America Online, Inc.,
Microsoft Corporation, or Yahoo! Inc. or other messaging service

Update Information:

This update fixes Bug #185222 where gaim would crash when
you use the buddy blocking feature with the MSN protocol. 
It also contains a minor logging fix.

* Sat Apr  8 2006 Warren Togami  - 1:1.5.0-16
- MSN block crash (#185222 Stu Tomlinson)
* Fri Feb 10 2006 Jesse Keating  - 1:1.5.0-15.fc5.1
- bump again for double-long bug on ppc(64)
* Tue Feb  7 2006 Warren Togami  1:1.5.0-15
- allow compat with gaim-2.x log format (rlaager)
* Sat Jan 28 2006 David Malcolm  1:1.5.0-14
- rebuild for new e-d-s
* Fri Jan 13 2006 Warren Togami  1:1.5.0-13
- buildreq desktop-file-utils (ivazquez #176688)
- detect NSS in a generic way and abort on failure
* Wed Dec 21 2005 Warren Togami 
- rebuild for nss-devel (#176314 nosnilmot)
* Tue Dec 20 2005 Ray Strode 
- rebuilt
* Fri Dec  9 2005 Jesse Keating 
- rebuilt

This update can be downloaded from:

1ac994235cf286a0566870f25e36a20e7e2e9c66  SRPMS/gaim-1.5.0-16.fc4.src.rpm
b6379ebd06696c699db768cc61255c439cd4528d  ppc/gaim-1.5.0-16.fc4.ppc.rpm
d0d5701303940e04326e9a1ec38bb95b8e465aa2  ppc/debug/gaim-debuginfo-1.5.0-16.fc4.ppc.rpm
a9f7aa2f47fa60c74872d89fc4e0eba67aade6ec  x86_64/gaim-1.5.0-16.fc4.x86_64.rpm
1dff39cf01acf38559d611e3388b0ef6929d3157  x86_64/debug/gaim-debuginfo-1.5.0-16.fc4.x86_64.rpm
a491898167c4d0f6e2e85c41b970b56c615a8138  i386/gaim-1.5.0-16.fc4.i386.rpm
af8696be4181aaec73586813f6fc6b41992bbc6f  i386/debug/gaim-debuginfo-1.5.0-16.fc4.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at

fedora-announce-list mailing list
< Prev   Next >


Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2015 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.