X.Org Foundation OFFICIAL SECURITY ADVISORY 2004-09-15

Leon Shiman leon at magic.shiman.com
Wed Sep 15 14:30:27 PDT 2004

on Wed, 15 Sep 2004 14:22:44 -0700 (PDT) Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
>On Wed, 15 Sep 2004, Leon Shiman wrote:
>> Lots of people can post to this list. This is the first official
>> announcement concerning the security patch. The latest official release
>> available on the X.Org site is still X11R6.8.0.
>The www.x.org website says 6.8.1 when you click on "Latest Release" or
>when you click on "Release Information - WIKI"

I know, but the X.Org/pub directory is still empty :<(

>> I suggest we chalk it up to growing pains. The patch and README now
>> available from X.Org have been throughly vetted and are official.
>What specific URLs have the your official patch and official README?

http://www.x.org/pub/X11R6.8.0/patches/ (as posted in the announcement)

> Jeremy C. Reed
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