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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 0.115nb1, Package name: polkit-0.115nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

PolicyKit is a toolkit for defining and handling authorizations. It
is used for allowing unprivileged processes to speak to privileged

Required to run:
[devel/glib2] [lang/spidermonkey52]

Required to build:
[textproc/docbook-xsl] [textproc/libxslt] [pkgtools/cwrappers]

Package options: pam

Master sites:

SHA1: 208b7e44fcf0f515d067d37307af9ea1419eb305
RMD160: fd98c3a4faf76c6adc021dff63f9a6cfd1804959
Filesize: 1514.582 KB

Version history: (Expand)

CVS history: (Expand)

   2018-08-22 11:48:07 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3558)
Log message:
Recursive bump for perl5-5.28.0
   2018-08-16 14:30:43 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
polkit: update to 0.115.

This is polkit 0.115.

 Fixes CVE-2018-1116, a local information disclosure and denial of service
 caused by trusting client-submitted UIDs when referencing processes.
 Thanks to Matthias Gerstner of the SUSE security team for reporting
 this issue.

Changes since polkit 0.114:

Miloslav Trmač (1):
      Fix CVE-2018-1116: Trusting client-supplied UID

Ray Strode (3):
      Post-release version bump to 0.115
      jsauthority: pass "%s" format string to remaining report function
      NEWS: fix date from 2017 to 2018 for 0.114 entry
   2018-06-04 03:23:41 by Youri Mouton | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Use NOT_PAX_MPROTECT_SAFE rather than paxctl directly.
   2018-06-04 03:21:08 by Youri Mouton | Files touched by this commit (1) | Package updated
Log message:
On NetBSD, polkitd is not PaX MPROTECT safe, mark it as such.
Update pkgrevision for runtime fix.
   2018-05-15 11:09:22 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
polkit: Fix pid_t usage.
   2018-05-14 11:30:35 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
polkit: Fix build on SunOS.
   2018-04-29 07:14:37 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (9) | Package updated
Log message:
polkit: update to 0.114.

polkit 0.114

WARNING WARNING WARNING: This is a prerelease on the road to polkit
1.0. Public API might change and certain parts of the code still needs
some security review. Use at your own risk.

This is polkit 0.114.

 Port to mozjs 52, the latest version of the firefox JavaScript engine.

 Add gettext support for policy files

 Fixes for various memory leaks

Build requirements

 glib, gobject, gio    >= 2.32
 gobject-introspection >= 0.6.2 (optional)
 pam (optional)
 ConsoleKit OR systemd

Changes since polkit 0.113:

Anders Jonsson (2):
      pkcheck: fix man typos
      Add Swedish translation

Antoine Jacoutot (1):
      Add support for OpenBSD

Christian Kirbach (1):
      Add German translation

Colin Walters (3):
      build: Pull in GCC warning infra from ostree
      tests: Correct boundary test for overflow

Dariusz Gadomski (2):
      Fix multi-line pam text info.
      Refactor send_to_helper usage

Gabor Kelemen (1):
      Add initial Hungarian translation, and add hu to LINGUAS

Jeremy Linton (5):
      change mozjs interface module to c++
      Switch to hard requiring mozjs24
      Fix warnings caused by building with C++
      Replace autocompartment
      test: Add a test case to handle actions without explicit rules

Jiří Klimeš (1):
      trivial: fix deprecated indication for polkit_agent_register_listener()

Matthias Clasen (1):
      Add gettext support for .policy files

Miloslav Trmač (21):
      Post-release version bump to 0.114
      Consistently use HAVE_NETGROUP_H instead of HAVE_OPENBSD
      Fix a memory leak of PolkitAgentListener's Server object
      Remove polkitbackendconfigsource.[ch]
      Add Slovak translation by Dusan Kazik <prescott66@gmail.com>
      Add Indonesian translation by Andika Triwidada
      Add Chinese (Taiwan) translation
      Fix a typo in polkit(8)
      Simplify GVariant reference counting
      Fix a memory leak on an error path of lookup_asv (twice)
      Fix a memory leak in server_handle_register_authentication_agent_with_options
      Fix a memory leak in server_handle_unregister_authentication_agent
      Fix a memory leak in server_handle_authentication_agent_response{,2}
      Fix memory leaks in server_handle_*_temporary_authorizations
      Fix error handling in \ 
      Fix a memory leak per agent authentication
      Fix a memory leak on agent authentication cancellation
      Audit and fix GVariant reference counting
      Fix help for (pkttyagent -s)
      Fix a race condition when terminating runaway_killer_thread
      Move to current GLib

Mingye Wang (Arthur2e5) (1):
      Add zh_CN translation

Muhammet Kara (1):
      Added Turkish translation

OBATA Akio (1):
      Add support for NetBSD

Peter Hutterer (1):
      gettext: switch to default-translate "no"

Philip Withnall (3):
      polkit: Add g_autoptr() support for GObject-derived polkit types
      data: Set GIO_USE_VFS=local in the environment
      polkitbackend: Fix typos in a couple of initialisation error messages

Piotr Drąg (1):
      Add Polish translation

Rafael Fontenelle (1):
      Add Brazilian Portuguese translation

Ray Strode (34):
      configure: bump mozjs requirement to 52
      jsauthority: fix how classes are defined
      jsauthority: use JS_FN instead of JS_FS
      jsauthority: get rid of JSRuntime
      jsauthority: change how setVersion is called
      jsauthority: call JS_Init
      jsauthority: call JS_InitSelfHostedCode
      jsauthority: change how JIT is disabled
      jsauthority: JS::SetWarningReporter instead of JS_SetErrorReporter
      jsauthority: add UTF8 suffix to renamed functions
      jsauthority: pass "%s" format string to report functions
      jsauthority: s/JSBool/bool/
      jsauthority: s/jsval/JS::Value/
      jsauthority: s/JSVAL_NULL/JS::NullValue()/
      jsauthority: s/JSVAL_VOID/JS::UndefinedValue()/
      jsauthority: s/OBJECT_TO_JSVAL/JS::ObjectValue/
      jsauthority: s/STRING_TO_JSVAL/JS::StringValue/
      jsauthority: s/BOOLEAN_TO_JSVAL/JS::BooleanValue/
      jsauthority: JSVAL_TO_OBJECT (o) to o.toObjectOrNull()
      jsauthority: JSVAL_TO_STRING (s) to s.toString()
      jsauthority: JSVAL_IS_STRING (s) to s.isString()
      jsauthority: JSVAL_IS_NULL (o) to o.isNull()
      jsauthority: Fix up JS_CallFunctionName invocations
      jsauthority: use InterruptCallback api instead of OperationCallback
      jsauthority: redo how global objects are set up
      jsauthority: root some locals to the context
      jsauthority: adapt arguments for new JS::Compile API
      jsauthority: adapt arguments for new JS_ExecuteScript API
      jsauthority: use JS::Evaluate instead of JS_EvaluateScript
      jsauthority: fix up set_property methods
      jsauthority: stop using JS_GetStringCharsZ
      jsauthority: switch from JS_ConvertArguments to JS::CallArgsFromVp
      jsauthority: re-enable JIT
      Port JavaScript authority to mozjs52

Rui Matos (1):
      polkitpermission: Fix a memory leak on authority changes

Sebastien Bacher (1):
      Support polkit session agent running outside user session

Stef Walter (2):
      polkitagent: Fix access after dereference on hashtable
      polkitagent: No double warnings in polkit_agent_listener_register()

Sven Eden (1):
      configure: enable elogind support in PolicyKit

Yuri Chornoivan (1):
      Add Ukrainian translation

enkore (1):
      Fix abnomal formatting of authentication header lines

muzena (1):
      Add hr.po

Thanks to our contributors.

Colin Walters and Miloslav Trmač,
April 2, 2017
   2017-10-16 01:19:14 by Patrick Welche | Files touched by this commit (38)
Log message:
Revert buildtool.mk additions for glib-{mkenums,genmarshal} using packages
Add TOOL_DEPENDS+=glib2-tools to glib2/buildlink3.mk