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Bug 691204 - media-gfx/sane-backends-1.0.28: version bump
Summary: media-gfx/sane-backends-1.0.28: version bump
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at if you want to take care of it
Keywords: PullRequest
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-08-01 01:46 UTC by Kelly Price
Modified: 2020-06-26 22:34 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Kelly Price 2019-08-01 01:46:56 UTC
Per, sane-backends 1.0.28 has been released.

If nobody can pick it up, I'll look at some ebuilds.
Comment 1 jospezial 2020-02-19 13:22:21 UTC
Latest News

2020-02-02: SANE-Backends-1.0.29 has been released:

        adds an escl backend (theoretically supporting all AirPrint devices with a scan unit
        adds support for 23 new scanner models via existing backends
        significantly changes genesys and pixma backends
        fixes bugs in canon_dr, fujitsu, hp3900, mustek_usb2, plustek and xerox_mfp backends
        fixes all compiler warnings on Debian 10 (#120)
        fixes portability issues for uClibc-ng and MacOS builds
        adds support to record and replay USB I/O traffic
        adds timestamps to debug logs
        fixes a 32-bit arithmetic overflow issue in scanimage
        updates translations for British English, Catalan, German, Ukrainian, Valencian
        adds scangearmp2 external backend descriptions
        updates hpaio and utsushi external backend descriptions
        adds the ChangeLogs/ directory to the source tarball (#103)
        additionally requires libcurl and libxml2 to build the escl backend
        requires libxml2 for USB I/O recording and replay functionality
        re-enables pthread support for backends that use its API directly, irrespective of the pthread_t type (#153)
        moves the genesys and pixma backends to a directory of their own
Comment 2 Joakim Tjernlund 2020-06-23 22:28:38 UTC
Latest News

2020-05-17: SANE-Backends-1.0.30 has been released.
This release fixes several security related issues and a build issue.

        epson2: fixes CVE-2020-12867 (GHSL-2020-075) and several memory management issues found while addressing that CVE
        epsonds: addresses out-of-bound memory access issues to fix CVE-2020-12862 (GHSL-2020-082) and CVE-2020-12863 (GHSL-2020-083), addresses a buffer overflow fixing CVE-2020-12865 (GHSL-2020-084) and disables network autodiscovery to mitigate CVE-2020-12866 (GHSL-2020-079), CVE-2020-12861 (GHSL-2020-080) and CVE-2020-12864 (GHSL-2020-081). Note that this backend does not support network scanners to begin with.
        magicolor: fixes a floating point exception and uninitialized data read
        fixes an overflow in sanei_tcp_read()
        fixes a build issue where linker flags would become link time dependencies (#239)
Comment 3 Kelly Price 2020-06-23 22:38:10 UTC
I have left the Gentoo project.  Please open a new bump request.
Comment 4 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-06-26 22:34:11 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 2359950077b026cc6bbe861b1126f5d34b6eac45
Author:     Sam James (sam_c) <>
AuthorDate: 2020-06-22 21:42:47 +0000
Commit:     Thomas Deutschmann <>
CommitDate: 2020-06-26 22:34:03 +0000

    media-gfx/sane-backends: security bump to 1.0.30
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.99, Repoman-2.3.22
    Signed-off-by: Sam James (sam_c) <>
    Signed-off-by: Thomas Deutschmann <>

 media-gfx/sane-backends/Manifest                   |   1 + |  14 +
 .../sane-backends/sane-backends-1.0.30.ebuild      | 344 +++++++++++++++++++++
 3 files changed, 359 insertions(+)