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Change Logs

* Mon Nov 20 2017
- update to 2.8.9dev.16:
  * add a note in the comments for INCLUDE in lynx.cfg regarding the default
  directory searches LYOpenCFG(), added in 2.8.4dev.20 (Debian #818047) -TD
  * add a check to ensure that HTML_put_string() will not append a chunk onto
  itself (report by Ned Williamson) -TD
  * add note in lynx.cfg about default values (Debian #408448) -TD
  * amended Backes' change to the COLLAPSE_BR_TAGS feature for compatibility -TD
  + use ENABLE_LYNXRC to determine whether it is written to the .lynxrc file.
  + add command-line option, etc., for controlling whether blank lines are
    trimmed, e.g., trailing lines as well as the special case for collapsing
    br-tags.  Leading blank lines at the top of the document are untouched.
  + modify limit for trimmed lines to retain as little as 1 line; previously
    the trimming would go no smaller than 2 lines.
  * add command-line option and options-menu item for COLLAPSE_BR_TAGS (patch
  by Peter Backes).
  * correct logic in HTCopy() when re-reading a page (Debian #863008) -TD
* Tue Sep 05 2017
- Add --with-zlib and --with-bzip2 to configure, to allow
  decompressing directly via zlib and support bzip2.
- Add libbz2-devel and zlib-devel to BuildRequires
* Mon Jun 12 2017
- update to 2.8.9dev.14 to build with openssl 1.1 [bsc#1042661]
- dropped patches
  . lynx-2.8.5.dif
  . lynx-no-build-date.patch
  . lynx-2.8.8-expired-cookie-crash.patch
  . lynx-CVE-2016-9179.patch
  . lynx-2.8.8-ncurses-6.0-20170318.patch
- renamed patches
  . lynx-2.8.7-enable_xli.patch to lynx-enable_xli.patch
  . lynx-2.8.5-charset.patch to lynx-charset.patch
  . lynx-2.8.5.dif split to lynx-helpfile.patch and
* Mon Apr 03 2017
- Use upstream commit f0b064b47bfa046da941f5029cdc1b4c851553ce to
  replace workaround in patch lynx-2.8.8-ncurses-6.0-20170318.patch
* Fri Mar 31 2017
- fix typo in url
* Thu Mar 30 2017
- Update project Url as well as Url path of source tar ball
- Add patch lynx-2.8.8-ncurses-6.0-20170318.patch to work
  around internal header definition of ncurses-6.0-20170318
* Mon Feb 06 2017
- security update:
  * CVE-2016-9179 [bsc#1008642]
    + lynx-CVE-2016-9179.patch
* Thu Nov 27 2014
- Add lynx-2.8.8-expired-cookie-crash.patch: fix invalid read when
  removing an expired cookie (bnc#907539).
* Sat Mar 29 2014
- lynx 2.8.8rel.2
  * correct errata in test-files which cause broken links in
    break-out directory in server
  * amend change from 2.8.8pre.2, to ensure that MinGW libraries
    already declaring 'sleep()' will build
  * drop unused save/compress rules from, because fixing
    umask for these is pointless
  * modify to establish sane umask value in the
    "install-doc" rule
- lynx as an extra version element, append to version and adjust
  filename to make download_files pass
* Sat Feb 22 2014
- lynx 2.8.8rel.1
- user visible changes:
  * add internal URL scheme "LYNXEDITMAP:" field-editing help
  * correct formatting of large file-sizes in directory listing
  * add "submit" and "reset" commands
  * add "pwd" command, to show current working directory in the
  * add option -unique-urls
  * add -list_inline option, which modifies -dump output to put
    links inline with the text rather than in a list at the end of
    the dump
  * GNUTLS to enable SNI (Server Name Indication)
  * improved HTML interpretation
  * improved handling and display of character sets
  * Full list of changes and improvements:
- packaging changes:
  * fix self-obsoletion of lynxssl
  * removed patches:
    + lynx-openssl.patch, committed upstream
  * modified patches:
    + lynx-2.8.5-charset.patch adjust for upstream changes
* Fri Jan 10 2014
- fix license - there is no 'or later' in the license
* Mon Feb 11 2013
- lynx-openssl.patch : just like in the "links" case, HTTPS
  clients must not:
  * Negotiate SSLv2
  * Attempt to use SSL compression (due to CVE-2012-4929)
- Fix debuginfo generation.
* Wed Dec 21 2011
- remove call to suse_update_config (very old work around)
* Thu Jul 28 2011
- removed the very long list of authors from spec
* Tue Jul 26 2011
- remove x bits from sample windows scripts
* Thu Mar 24 2011
- update to 2.8.7rel.2
  * add limit-check for too-long URIs in href's (RedHat #605286)
  * fix a few places still referring to "2-8-6"
* Sat Sep 04 2010
- Do not include build date in binaries
* Sun Jan 03 2010
- enable parallel build
* Fri Dec 11 2009
- update to 2.8.7
  * many bugfixes
  * added many new options
  * improved SSL support, cookie support, HTML interpretation
- removed -ipv6 patch (feature implemented upstream)
- removed CVE-2008-4690 patch (fixed upstream)
* Wed Oct 29 2008
- fix for lynxcgi command execution CVE-2008-4690 (bnc#439149)
- not affected: .mailcap and .mime.types files read, CVE-2006-7234