MySQL 5.1.41 has been updated to fix a security issue

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I just uploaded new MySQL 5.1.41 packages that fix a remote buffer overflow in MySQL servers that use the embedded YaSSL library : Lenz Grimmer gives more information about this issue CVE-2009-4484 has been filled Since Debian and Dotdeb are impacted, you are strongly encouraged to upgrade your servers.

PHP 5.2.12 packages are here!

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On December 17th 2009, the PHP Group released PHP 5.2.12 : The PHP development team would like to announce the immediate availability of PHP 5.2.12. This release focuses on improving the stability of the PHP 5.2.x branch with over 60 bug fixes, some of which are security related. All users of PHP 5.2 are encouraged… Read more »

PHP 5.3.1 packages for Debian “Lenny” : they’re here!

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The official announcement A few days ago, the PHP Group released PHP 5.3.1 : The PHP development team would like to announce the immediate availability of PHP 5.3.1. This release focuses on improving the stability of the PHP 5.3.x branch with over 100 bug fixes, some of which are security related. All users of PHP… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.40 is available for Debian “Lenny” and “Etch” with InnoDB-plugin support

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MySQL 5.1.40 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 5.0 “Lenny” / Debian 4.0 “Etch” in amd64/i386 flavours. As usual, this maintenance release fixes a lot of bugs (please read the Changelog for more details). Please note that the packaging is a little bit different from the official Debian packaging, to include the InnoDB plugin… Read more »

Google Perftools 1.4 are available for Debian 5.0 “Lenny”

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Looking for a new way to speed up your MySQL server? The tcmalloc library from Google Perftools could be the answer (about 15-20% performance improvement). Refer to this (updated) How-to for more information. I just packaged Google Perftools 1.4 for Debian 5.0 (a.k.a. “Lenny”). According to the Changelog, they’re bringing a lot of bugfixes and improvements, and… Read more »

MySQL 5.1.39 released for Debian “Etch” and “Lenny”

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MySQL 5.1.39 is now available on Dotdeb for Debian 4.0 “Etch” / Debian 5.0 “Lenny” in amd64/i386 flavours. This maintenance release fixes a lot of bugs. Please note that the Lenny version introduces some hardening features. As usual, please read the list of changes in 5.1.39 before upgrading.

PHP 5.2.11 packages are available for Etch and Lenny

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PHP 5.2.11 has been published a few days ago by the PHP Group and its packages are now available for Debian Etch and Lenny, amd64 and i386. It fixes a lot of bugs and some security issues : Fixed certificate validation inside php_openssl_apply_verification_policy. (Ryan Sleevi, Ilia) Fixed sanity check for the color index in imagecolortransparent()…. Read more »