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Bug 765094 - net-proxy/wwwoffle-2.9j: version bump
Summary: net-proxy/wwwoffle-2.9j: 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
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Reported: 2021-01-12 12:43 UTC by Sam James
Modified: 2021-01-12 12:43 UTC (History)
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Description Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2021-01-12 12:43:57 UTC
Version 2.9j of WWWOFFLE released : Sat 23 Mar 2016

Bug Fixes
 Fix to remove compilation warnings for [gs]etres[ug]id() functions.
 Don't delete newlines from within quoted strings when modifying HTML.
 Accept 'Transfer-Encoding: Chunked' instead of '... chunked'.
 Increase the socket backlog to queue requests better.
 Documentation changes for mailing lists, web-page and e-mail addresses.
 Accept data from servers that use gzip encoding but don't send the tail.
 Improve the error messages for gnutls problems. [*]
 Some gnutls fixes and improvements. [*]
 Fix an error with chunked encoding and compression from slow servers.
 Fix HTML (and CSS) parsing problems related to media types.

 Increase the root certificate and fake certificates to 2048 bits. [*]
 Change the certificate hash function to SHA256 (SHA1 is deprecated). [*]
 Use the SNI TLS extension for incoming and outgoing https connections. [*]

*NOTE* *These only apply if WWWOFFLE is compiled with SSL/https support*