FEDORA-2018-3a195026f5

security update in Fedora 29 for cairo

Status: stable 2 days ago

This update lowers amount of color artefacts around glyphs when subpixel rendering is enabled for text by using freetype's default LCD filter.

It also fixes a crash caused by using of wrong function for freeing of memory (CVE-2018-19876).

Comments 10

This update has been submitted for testing by mkasik.

mkasik edited this update.

New build(s):

  • cairo-1.16.0-3.fc29

Removed build(s):

  • cairo-1.16.0-2.fc29

Karma has been reset.

Color fringing is less ugly but still present.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1645763: -1

catanzaro edited this update.

This update has been pushed to testing.

No regressions that I can see.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works great! LGTM! =)

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1645763 ClearType enablement: strong color fringing that is not present in vanilla build from freetype git
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
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Update Type
security
Update Severity
low
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
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Enabled
Dates
submitted 4 days ago
in testing 2 days ago
in stable 2 days ago
modified 3 days ago

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-10 #1645763 ClearType enablement: strong color fringing that is not present in vanilla build from freetype git

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