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Change Logs

* Mon Aug 17 2020 Dirk Mueller <>
- skip group verify on v4l-conf
* Mon Aug 17 2020 Dirk Mueller <>
- update to 3.107:
  * Solve build issues with gcc 10.1
  * Check if file exists before opening it
  * Use standard c99 designated initializers
  * Show if lirc is enabled or not when configuring it
  * Don't need need to call abs() for rdrift and vdrift
  * Get rid of an unused function at flt-smooth
  * Use hexa for non-printable codes at ntsc-cc code
  * Move -Llibng to LD_FLAGS at makefile
  * Add xawtv3 to Tavis CI build integration
  * Get rid of VIDIOC_G_PARM ioctl
  * Remove an unused file from git and ignore auto-generated files
  * Get rid of V4L1 support, as V4L1 API got removed from Kernel in 2010.
  * Update videodev2.h file to a later version
  * Update the error code at vbi-gui to reflect the name of the V4L2 ioctl
  * Fix fbtv application for it to properly handle camera bytesperpage
    aligments and to properly display texts over over the camera
    streaming screen
  * add fbtv support for modern console fonts
  * fix fbtv output when byterperline is greater than the number of
    filled bytes
  * add help for fbtv and improve its man page
  * allow using just the font name on fbtv
  * Cleanup most warnings when building it, fixing some potential bugs
  * Add support for AC_HEADER_MAJOR, in order to support upcoming
    glibc versions
  * Allow ./configure --disable-alsa to compile when alsa is available
  * x11: get rid of deprecated XKeycodeToKeysym function
  * get rid of unused libXp at Makefile
  * disable DGA if client is not local, fixing usage over ssh
  * Drop supplementary group IDs when dropping privileges
  * Add desktop and appdata files for xawtv, motv and mtt
  * Fix mtt not being able to tune tv channels
  * Remove superfluous ; add end of functions
  * Add a workaround for bttv kernel driver planar fmt width bug
  * Allow setting alsa_latency from ~/.xawtv
  * Fix not being able to get a larger latency on capture devices with small
    max period sizes
  * Fix segfault under certain conditions
- remove xawtv-fixblitframesegfault.patch, fix-build-with-recent-glibc.patch,
  v4l-conf-fix-CVE-2020-13696.patch, gcc-10.patch (all upstream)
* Wed Jun 03 2020 Matthias Gerstner <>
- add gcc-10.patch: fixes multiple definitions of global variables across the
  code. These cause errors with new major gcc 10 version.
* Fri May 29 2020 Matthias Gerstner <>
- v4l-conf: add v4l-conf-fix-CVE-2020-13696.patch: fix security issue in
  setuid-root program that allows for arbitrary file existence tests and
  open() with O_RDWR (bsc#1171655, CVE-2020-13696)
* Thu Apr 30 2020 Guillaume GARDET <>
- Disable LTO on %arm and aarch64 to fix build
* Tue Apr 09 2019 Christophe Giboudeaux <>
- Add fix-build-with-recent-glibc.patch
- Run spec-cleaner
Version: 3.103-bp150.1.3
* Fri Dec 26 2014
- fix Segfault at start + add xawtv-fixblitframesegfault.patch
* Thu Jul 25 2013
- Add missing dependencies so the package build on factory.
* Sun Jun 02 2013
- Update to version 3.103:
  * Improve alsa stream handling
  * Add support for alsa audio loopback to the radio app
  * Add support for multiple-band (AM+FM) tuners to radio app
  * Tons of other bugfixes + improvements for the radio app
  * Fix xawtv window flashing to black when changing channel or taking a
  * Fix crackle crackle sound on mp34xx cards when changing channel
  * Various other bugfixes
- Removed xawtv-3.95.patch, no-copy-dt-needed-entries.patch and
  xawtv-read-config.patch (not needed/fixed upstream).
- Replaced Mesa-devel and xorg-x11-devel build requirements with the needed
  pkgconfig(...) ones.
- Removed automake (autoreconf -fi is not needed) and openmotif (not needed)
  build requirements.
- Use desktop-file-utils instead of update-desktop-files for openSUSE > 12.1.
* Sat Jun 16 2012
- patch to read config as it can contain keyboard events for vdr
  (fixes bnc#735032)
* Fri Feb 24 2012
- buildrequire xorg-x11 for configure to find appdefaults location correctly
* Wed Nov 30 2011
- add automake as buildrequire to avoid implicit dependency
* Sat Sep 10 2011
- Update to version 3.102:
  * Improve alsa latency handler and document the -alsa-latency parameter
  * Improve alsa handling, fixing a cut and past error that causes
    breakages with some cards
  * Improve audio parameters detection
  * fix build with ld --as-needed --no-copy-dt-needed
- Spec file updates:
  * Changed License: to GPL-2.0+.
  * Recommend instead of Require "pia" for xawtv and motv.
  * Removed "export SUSE_ASNEEDED=0" (not needed anymore).
  * Minor other updates.
- Added a patch "v4l-conf_non-position-independent-executable_fix.patch" to fix
  the non-position-independent-executable rpmlint warning for v4l-conf.
- Added a patch "no-copy-dt-needed-entries.patch" to fix linking with
  - -no-copy-dt-needed-entries.
* Sun Jul 03 2011
- Update to version 3.101:
  * Man fix to remove mention of v4l1, and describe libv4l instead
  * Fixes at fr/es manuals
  * Warning fixes
  * Addition of alsa streaming at xawtv: now, for devices with video
    associated with audio inputs.
  * Use X11 editres, instead of its on version, based on a port from
    a motif library released under a licence that is not GPL compatible
  * Add auto-detection logic for xawtv: by default, it will now seek for
    the first TV device. If not available, fall back to the first grabber
  * Add auto-detection logic for scanv: by default, it will now seek for
    the first TV device. If not afailable, fails.
  * Add optional support for libexplain at the v4l2/libv4l driver.
    Libexplain provides a  more complete explanation for the error codes,
    helping developers to better track what's happened.
  * Don't expose tuner commands, on devices that are grabber or  webcams
    at xawtv.
- Removed the patch for the GPL incompatible OpenGroup license files issue
  bnc#696259 (fixed upstream).
* Sat May 28 2011
- Added a patch (based on upstream) to fix the issue with GPL incompatible
  OpenGroup license files (bnc#696259).
* Sat May 07 2011
- Update to version 3.100:
  * Incorporation of patches from various distributions.
  * Porting to V4L2 API.
  * Lots of other changes (see Changes file).
- Spec file updates:
  * Changes based on rpmdevtools templates and spec-cleaner run.
  * Removed libdrm-devel, recode and slang-devel from Buildrequires:
    (not needed).
  * Replaced freeglut-devel with Mesa-devel and added libdv-devel and
    libquicktime-devel in Buildrequires:.
  * Moved permissions package requirement in v4l-conf.
  * Suggest lirc for xawtv and motv.
  * Updates in Summaries and descriptions.
  * Install an icon also for motv.
  * Updates in v4l-conf post scripts.
  * Minor other updates.
- Fixed some rpmlint warnings.
- Updated motv.desktop and xawtv.desktop to be XDG compatible.
- Removed all previous openSUSE and Fedora patches (except xawtv-3.95.patch)
  since they are merged upstream, either complete or with some changes.
- Rebased xawtv-3.95.patch to aplly cleanly.
* Mon Sep 07 2009
- xawtv-3.95-missing-fclose.patch: fix for bnc#532258.
* Sat Sep 05 2009
- added patches from Fedora (bnc#464294).
* Fri Jun 19 2009
- disable as-needed for this package as it fails to build with it
* Mon May 25 2009
- lirc -> lirc-devel in BuildRequires
* Fri Apr 24 2009
- fix build, add ncurses-devel to BuildRequires
* Tue Jul 29 2008
- don't print spurious error messages in xioctl() (bnc#404034)
* Mon Aug 06 2007
- remove PAGE_SIZE useage and inclusion of asm/page.h
* Sat May 19 2007
- remove translations from desktop files
* Wed Apr 18 2007
- added %{_mandir}/fr directory to filelist
* Fri Mar 30 2007
- add %{_mandir}/fr/man1 directory.
Version: 3.103-bp151.4.3.1
* Thu Jun 04 2020
- v4l-conf: add v4l-conf-fix-CVE-2020-13696.patch: fix security issue in
  setuid-root program that allows for arbitrary file existence tests and
  open() with O_RDWR (bsc#1171655, CVE-2020-13696)