links2 2.6-1 source package in Ubuntu


links2 (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium

  * New upstream release
    + Fixes several possibly remotely exploitable security issues (Closes:
      #668227; set urgency=medium due to security bug fixes)
    + Refresh the following patches:
      - links2-instead-of-links.diff
      - x-terminal-emulator-instead-of-xterm.diff
      - fix-typos-in-manpage.diff
      - improve-message-of-dash-g-602227.diff
      - verify-ssl-certs-510417.diff
    + Imported new ipv6.diff from patch upstream.
    + Removed BUGS and TODO from debian/docs, they no more exists in upstream
      tarball. Added AUTHORS instead.
  * Enable hardened build flags (Closes: #654807) Thanks Moritz
  * Enable bzip2 and lzma support by adding according build dependencies
  * Replaced build-dependendy on libgpmg1-dev by libgpm-dev
  * Replaced incomplete linux-only architecture list in build-dependency
    with "linux-any"
  * Broadened architecture constraints for the libsvga1-dev build-dependency
    since svgalib has been ported to non-x86 architectures as well as to
  * Updated lintian overrides for spelling error false positives in
  * Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes)

 -- Axel Beckert <email address hidden>  Sat, 21 Apr 2012 09:47:46 +0200

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links2_2.6-1.dsc 1.4 KiB 25b7f805728cf655d8eb6d74187085de9ebc3e1790385b1ba369b7b6a9e5857b
links2_2.6.orig.tar.bz2 3.7 MiB df9149f5f50d0b7742f6b3972b0fc0e9ff091ad4ef27153a3362a9ac1033835b
links2_2.6-1.debian.tar.gz 22.1 KiB df85da0fe814fa8d848225cf403a4dd726ea0d269ab7466bc3b7c60c3a208f8b

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links: Web browser running in text mode

 Links is a text mode WWW browser, similar to Lynx. It displays tables,
 frames, downloads on background, uses HTTP/1.1 keepalive connections.
 This version is compiled without graphics mode. See the package
 links2 for a version with graphics support compiled in.

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