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Bug 704202

Summary: dev-libs/libxml2-2.9.10 version bump
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Ulenrich <ulenrich>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo Linux Gnome Desktop Team <gnome>
Severity: normal CC: crabbedhaloablution, sam
Priority: Normal Keywords: PullRequest
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Bug Blocks: 710748    

Description Ulenrich 2019-12-29 19:01:44 UTC
You can find a new version source at

But this is not proper announced at
The last version proper announced there is 2.9.7

As one can read in the current: 
The change log at
 describes the recents commits
to the GIT at

Seemingly home has gone to Gnomes gitlab. There you have 
the proper announcement in:

I don't know if Gentoo should change this mentioned
to the tree of libxml2

The same homepage issue is with dev-libs/libxslt:
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-07-29 20:55:30 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 53ccf8fa1b30f2a7baebd9617de599e3109963b4
Author:     Sam James <>
AuthorDate: 2020-06-23 11:28:23 +0000
Commit:     Matt Turner <>
CommitDate: 2020-07-29 20:55:19 +0000

    dev-libs/libxml2: security bump to 2.0.10, with patches
    We bump here to 2.0.10, but include patches up to the upstream commit
    The only modifications made between the git repo from upstream and
    creation of the patchset tarball were removal of any patches which could
    not apply because e.g. they touch files not in the release tarball, or
    were applicable just to fuzzing so not useful here, and git could not
    apply them anyway.
    Let's bump to EAPI 7 too, while we're here, to help out the cross
    Signed-off-by: Sam James <>
    Signed-off-by: Matt Turner <>

 dev-libs/libxml2/Manifest              |   2 +
 dev-libs/libxml2/libxml2-2.9.10.ebuild | 224 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 226 insertions(+)