update-manager 1:0.154.5 source package in Ubuntu


update-manager (1:0.154.5) precise; urgency=low

  [ Nicholas Skaggs ]
  * lp:~nskaggs/update-manager/fix-for-702418:
    - Removed gnome-power-manager dbus interface completely and
      only use freedesktop interface.
      Thanks to Nicholas Skaggs (LP: #702418)

  [ Gabor Kelemen ]
  * Replace gettext.install() with bindtextdomain() calls.
    Work around crash in OptionParser when displaying
    localized --help text, to not regress on bug LP: #557804
  * Extract strings for translation from u-m-t and u-s-s executables

  [ Marc Deslauriers ]
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via directory traversal
    (LP: #881548)
    - UpdateManager/Core/DistUpgradeFetcherCore.py: verify signature before
      unpacking the tarball.
    - CVE-2011-3152
  * SECURITY UPDATE: information leak via insecure temp file (LP: #881541)
    - DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeViewKDE.py: use mkstemp instead of mktemp.
    - CVE-2011-3154

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * UpdateManager/UpdateManager.py:
    - ensure that the origin headers state of "select all/dselect all"
      is consistent
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden>   Tue, 29 Nov 2011 09:58:15 +0100

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auto-upgrade-tester: Test release upgrades in a virtual environment

 A tool to do QA for release upgrades in ubuntu that performs upgrades
 in a virtual environment. Supported backends are "chroot", "kvm" and
 "EC2". It will also install a hudson/jenkins slave (disabled by

update-manager: GNOME application that manages apt updates

 This is the GNOME apt update manager. It checks for updates and lets the user
 choose which to install.

update-manager-core: manage release upgrades

 This is the core of update-manager and the release upgrader

update-manager-kde: Support modules for Muon Notifier and Apper

 Support modules for Muon Notifier and Apper to check for new distro releases
 and download the dist-upgrade tool.

update-manager-text: Text application that manages apt updates

 This is the newt apt update manager. It checks for updates and lets the user
 choose which to install.