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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New poppler packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, and -current to fix security issues. More details about this issue may be found in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:
[slackware-security]  poppler (SSA:2009-302-02)

New poppler packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
and -current to fix security issues.

More details about this issue may be found in the Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/poppler-0.10.7-i486-2_slack13.0.txz:  Rebuilt.
  This updated package includes patches based on xpdf 3.02pl4.
  For more information, see:
  (* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

HINT:  Getting slow download speeds from
Give a try.  This is another primary FTP site
for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading
directly from

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 12.0 package:
b084a88ec1c9e5f1402fccb897040576  poppler-0.6.2-i486-2_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
090431253d54585f5aa4276521c4ba7e  poppler-0.6.4-i486-2_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
f68a76fa4c24a6d2c201734a30d66008  poppler-0.8.5-i486-3_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
b107cf8a1b87cf068567a7523b2ed095  poppler-0.10.7-i486-2_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
00db7f2b403b75c41e9845af9fb5acf9  poppler-0.10.7-x86_64-2_slack13.0.txz

Slackware -current packages:
44884e2ac09419ef8d3da49b2e754ee8  poppler-0.12.1-i486-1.txz
6eb0574ab09269d8789c4b64a56d6692  poppler-data-0.3.0-noarch-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
c90a9e6dfa090c0098ca45e5e14f0892  poppler-0.12.1-x86_64-1.txz
28ac087f83577b39cbed515e501ee447  poppler-data-0.3.0-noarch-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg poppler-0.10.7-i486-2_slack13.0.txz


Slackware Linux Security Team
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