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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.7.0, Package name: libX11-1.7.0, Maintainer: joerg

This is the libX11 library that is the C binding to the X protocol. It
is the foundation of practically every X Window System program out there.

This is from the modular X.org X11 project.


Required to run:
[x11/libXau] [x11/libXdmcp] [x11/libxcb]

Required to build:
[x11/xtrans] [x11/xcb-proto] [pkgtools/cwrappers] [x11/xorgproto]

Master sites:

SHA1: 48fd27a11572a7d3c1014368e1dc9f40a7b23e7d
RMD160: a3df61054babc200de47e0d5dc416461f64f8981
Filesize: 2352.68 KB

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   2021-01-20 10:42:55 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
libX11: fix building with older gcc versions
   2020-11-20 21:42:53 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: update to 1.7.0.

libX11 version 1.7.0 includes a new API, hence the change from the 1.6
series to 1.7:

 * XSetIOErrorExitHandler which provides a mechanism for applications
   to recover from I/O error conditions instead of being forced to
   exit. Thanks to Carlos Garnacho for this.

This release includes a bunch of bug fixes, some which have been pending for \ 
over three years:

 * A bunch of nls cleanups to remove obsolete entries and clean up
   formatting of the ist. Thanks to Benno Schulenberg for these.

 * Warning fixes and other cleanups across a huge swath of the
   library. Thanks to Alan Coopersmith for these.

 * Memory allocation bugs, including leaks and use after free in the
   locale code. Thanks to Krzesimir Nowak, Jacek Caban and Vittorio
   Zecca for these.

 * Thread safety fixes in the locale code. Thanks to Jacek Caban for
   these.

 * poll_for_response race condition fix. Thanks to Frediano Ziglio for
   the bulk of this effort, and to Peter Hutterer for careful review
   and improvements.

Version 1.7.0 includes a couple of new locales:

 * ia and ie locales. Thanks to Carmina16 for these.

There are also numerous compose entries added, including:

 * |^ or ^| for ↑, |v or v| for ↓, ~~ for ≈. Thanks to Antti
    Savolainen for this.

 * Allowing use of 'v' for caron, in addition to 'c', so things like
   vC for Č, vc for č. Thanks to Benno Schulenberg for this.

 * Compose sequences LT, lt for '<', and GT, gt for '>' for keyboards
   where those are difficult to access. Thanks to Jonathan Belsewir
   for this.
   2020-08-26 12:28:03 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: update to 1.6.12.

Christopher Chavez (1):
      Fix typo GCCLipYOrigin -> GCClipYOrigin in XCreateGC() manpage

Felix Yan (1):
      Correct a typo in GetStCmap.c

Matthieu Herrb (2):
      Fix an integer overflow in init_om()
      libX11 1.6.12

Maya Rashish (1):
      Avoid the use of "register" keyword in XkbTranslateKeySym.

Niclas Zeising (1):
      Fix input clients connecting to server
   2020-08-07 22:20:40 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: update to 1.6.11.

Alan Coopersmith (1):
      libX11 1.6.11

Yichao Yu (1):
      Fix size calculation in `_XimAttributeToValue`.
   2020-08-04 17:50:19 by Maya Rashish | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: backport patch fixing regression from upstream. bump PKGREVISION
   2020-07-31 18:36:55 by Maya Rashish | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: update to 1.6.10

Heap corruption in the X input method client in libX11
======================================================

CVE-2020-14344

The X Input Method (XIM) client implementation in libX11 has some
integer overflows and signed/unsigned comparison issues that can lead
to heap corruption when handling malformed messages from an input
method.

Patches
=======

Patches for these issues have been commited to the libX11 git repository.
libX11 1.6.10 will be released shortly and will include those patches.

https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/xorg/lib/libx11

commit 1703b9f3435079d3c6021e1ee2ec34fd4978103d (HEAD -> master)

    Change the data_len parameter of _XimAttributeToValue() to CARD16

    It's coming from a length in the protocol (unsigned) and passed
    to functions that expect unsigned int parameters (_XCopyToArg()
    and memcpy()).

commit 1a566c9e00e5f35c1f9e7f3d741a02e5170852b2

    Zero out buffers in functions

    It looks like uninitialized stack or heap memory can leak
    out via padding bytes.

commit 2fcfcc49f3b1be854bb9085993a01d17c62acf60

    Fix more unchecked lengths

commit 388b303c62aa35a245f1704211a023440ad2c488

    fix integer overflows in _XimAttributeToValue()

commit 0e6561efcfaa0ae7b5c74eac7e064b76d687544e

    Fix signed length values in _XimGetAttributeID()

    The lengths are unsigned according to the specification. Passing
    negative values can lead to data corruption.

Thanks
======

X.Org thanks Todd Carson for reporting these issues to our security
team and assisting them in understanding them and providing fixes.
   2020-01-19 00:36:14 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (3046)
Log message:
all: migrate several HOMEPAGEs to https

pkglint --only "https instead of http" -r -F

With manual adjustments afterwards since pkglint 19.4.4 fixed a few
indentations in unrelated lines.

This mainly affects projects hosted at SourceForce, as well as
freedesktop.org, CTAN and GNU.
   2019-11-13 22:59:52 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
libX11: update to 1.6.9.

1.6.9

A collection of build and documentation fixes, one preparatory change
for a new xorgproto release, and a fix for a deadlock bug in _XReply.
Thanks to all who contributed.

Adam Jackson (3):
      makekeys: Detach ourselves from X headers entirely
      xkb: Provide <X11/extensions/XKBgeom.h> ourselves
      libX11 1.6.9

Dmitry Osipenko (1):
      Fix lockup in _XReply() caused by recursive synchronization

Ross Burton (1):
      src/util/Makefile: explicitly reset LINK to not use libtool

Thomas E. Dickey (6):
      the last commit overlooked some fake-quote pairs
      another fake-quote fix
      trim trailing whitespace from manpages
      split lines at sentence endings
      fix a substitution error from recent commit, e.g, "s/^\.EE/XDe/"
      improve some formatting

Walter Harms (8):
      note that we can handle kbd==NULL
      remove in-text macros
      replace home grown .ZN with std, .B and .BR
      fix TBL format
      Replace home-grown .Ds .De macro with man page .EX/.EE macro
      remove all private macro defines
      get rid of ``fake quotes''
      fix ``fake quotes'' in text

1.6.8

Adam Jackson (2):
      _XDefaultIOError: Reformat to be less ugly
      _XDefaultIOError: Do better at detecting explicit shutdown

Alan Coopersmith (23):
      Remove documentation of obsolete B16 & B32 tags in specs/libX11
      Update README for gitlab migration
      Import reallocarray() from OpenBSD
      Convert main src directory to use reallocarray()
      Convert src/XKB to use reallocarray()
      Convert src/xcms to use reallocarray()
      Add some missing allocation failure checks in src/xcms
      Replace _XkbTypedRealloc & _XkbClearElems with new _XkbResizeArray
      Replace Xmalloc+strcpy pairs with strdup calls
      Convert src/xlibi18n to use reallocarray()
      Fix out-of-tree builds after commit 8a62e26515e528bb47917ec4a55cc2b492419eeb
      Remove no-longer-used name variable in _XGetAtomName
      Fix implicit conversion warnings in _XlcCreateDefaultCharSet
      Avoid use-after-free in _XimProtoSetIMValues()
      Fix man page typo: XkbAllBellNotifyMask -> XkbAllBellEventsMask
      XkbAllocGeomOverlayKey man page should be named XkbAllocGeomOverlayKeys
      specs/XKB: Fix misprint in documentation of XkbGetNamedGeometry()
      specs/XKB: Fix misprint in documentation of XkbAllocGeomOverlayRows()
      specs/XKB: Fix misprint in documentation of XkbAllocGeomOverlayKeys()
      specs/XKB: Fix misprint in documentation of XkbFreeGeomOverlayKeys()
      XlibInt.c: include headers needed for ioctl(...FIONREAD...) on Solaris
      Include reallocarray.h in tarballs so "make distcheck" passes
      Add missing close paren to XrmGetStringDatabase synopsis in man page

Albert Astals Cid (2):
      compose.dir: Add ast_ES.UTF-8
      locale.dir: Add ast_ES.UTF-8

Jon Turney (4):
      Add autoconf checks for headers we include for FIONREAD
      Remove makekeys dependency on X headers
      Use EXEEXT_FOR_BUILD for makekeys
      Avoid using libtool wrapper for makekeys

Josh Triplett (1):
      compose.dir.pre: Give the C.UTF-8 locale a full set of UTF-8 compose sequences

Matt Turner (2):
      Use AC_SYS_LARGEFILE
      libX11 1.6.8

Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer (5):
      locale.dir.pre - fix the de_LI latin15 locale
      Update locale.alias.pre - introduce the de_LI aliases (equivalent to de_CH)
      compose.dir.pre - add de_IT locale
      locale.dir.pre - add the de_IT locale
      locale.alias.pre - add the de_IT locale

Pavel Labath (1):
      Fix a leak in XCreateFontSet

Ran Benita (1):
      Compose.man: fix escaped hexadecimal char description

Samuel Thibault (1):
      Braille: Fix typing quickly

Tapani Pälli (1):
      Protect colormap add/removal with display lock

ojab (1):
      Compose sequences for rouble sign