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Fedora 10 Update: xine-lib- Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This release contains one new security fix (CVE-2008-5240) and corrections of previous security fixes. It also includes fixes for race conditions in gapless_switch (ref. kde bug #180339)
Fedora Update Notification
2009-02-12 18:57:38

Name        : xine-lib
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     :
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         :
Summary     : A multimedia engine
Description :
This package contains the Xine library.  It can be used to play back
various media, decode multimedia files from local disk drives, and display
multimedia streamed over the Internet. It interprets many of the most
common multimedia formats available - and some uncommon formats, too.

Update Information:

This release contains one new security fix (CVE-2008-5240) and corrections of
previous security fixes.  It also includes fixes for race conditions in
gapless_switch (ref. kde bug #180339)    See also:

* Tue Feb 10 2009 Rex Dieter  -
- xine-lib-
* Mon Feb  9 2009 Rex Dieter  -
- gapless-race-fix patch (kdebug#180339)
* Sat Feb  7 2009 Rex Dieter  -
- safe-audio-pause patch (kdebug#180339)
* Mon Jan 26 2009 Rex Dieter  -
- Provides: xine-lib(plugin-abi)%{?_isa} = %{abiver}
- touchup Summary/Description
* Fri Jan 23 2009 Rex Dieter  -
- xine-lib-
- include avsync patch (#470568)
* Sun Jan 18 2009 Rex Dieter  - 1.1.16-2
- drop deepbind patch (#480504)
- caca support (EPEL)
* Wed Jan  7 2009 Kevin Kofler  - 1.1.16-1.1
- patch for old libcaca in F9-
* Wed Jan  7 2009 Rex Dieter  - 1.1.16-1
- xine-lib-1.1.16, plugin ABI 1.25
- --with-external-libdvdnav, include mpeg demuxers (#213597)
* Fri Dec 12 2008 Rex Dieter  - 1.1.15-4
- rebuild for pkgconfig deps

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update xine-lib' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

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