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version 5.4.1

From: Vic Bancroft <bancroft@america.net>
Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2005 08:57:00 -0400
Message-ID: <4358E59C.1080705@america.net>
To: Jose Kahan <jose.kahan@w3.org>, libwww <www-lib@w3.org>

The following changes are ready for a commit to support a new release of 
libwww,

  ChangeLog - simple additions noted

    Index: ChangeLog
    ===================================================================
    RCS file: /sources/public/libwww/ChangeLog,v
    retrieving revision 1.52
    diff -r1.52 ChangeLog
    0a1,2
     > Changes with libwww 5.4.1
     >

  configure.ac - VERSION macro

    Index: configure.ac
    ===================================================================
    RCS file: /sources/public/libwww/configure.ac,v
    retrieving revision 1.3
    diff -r1.3 configure.ac
    21c21
    < VERSION=5.4.0
    ---
     > VERSION=5.4.1

  Library/Distribution.html - Latest tarball release, implies Jim Getty 
(or someone) makes rpms

    Index: Library/Distribution.html
    ===================================================================
    RCS file: /sources/public/libwww/Library/Distribution.html,v
    retrieving revision 1.51
    diff -r1.51 Distribution.html
    69c69
    < <h2><a name="Tar">Latest Tar Ball Release (June 7, 2002)</a></h2>
    ---
     > <h2><a name="Tar">Latest Tar Ball Release (October 21, 2005)</a></h2>
    76c76
    <  
    href="Distribution/w3c-libwww-5.4.0.tgz">w3c-libwww-5.4.0.tgz</a></li>
    ---
     >  
    href="Distribution/w3c-libwww-5.4.1.tgz">w3c-libwww-5.4.1.tgz</a></li>
    78c78
    <  
    href="Distribution/w3c-libwww-5.4.0.zip">w3c-libwww-5.4.0.zip</a></li>
    ---
     >  
    href="Distribution/w3c-libwww-5.4.1.zip">w3c-libwww-5.4.1.zip</a></li>

  Library/Overview.html - addition of news items

    Index: Library/Overview.html
    ===================================================================
    RCS file: /sources/public/libwww/Library/Overview.html,v
    retrieving revision 1.164
    diff -r1.164 Overview.html
    38a39,40
     >   <li><strong>October 21, 2005:</strong>First maintenance release
    of the
     >   community supported version of libwww.</li>
    63a66,69
     >   <li><strong>October 21 2005:</strong> <strong>Packaging
    of</strong> the <a
     >     href="Distribution/">libwww 5.4.1</a> release. This
    maintenance release
     >     fixes some SSL issues, brings the configure scripts up to
    date and fixes
     >     a security vulnerability in HTBound.c</li>

  Library/User/ReleaseNotes.html - addition of release summary

    Index: Library/User/ReleaseNotes.html
    ===================================================================
    RCS file: /sources/public/libwww/Library/User/ReleaseNotes.html,v
    retrieving revision 1.94
    diff -r1.94 ReleaseNotes.html
    21a22,32
     > <h2><a name="5.4.1">Release 5.4.1, October 21, 2005</a></h2>
     >
     > <p>The first community supported maintenance release contains a
    number of fixes
     > to address security, performance, encryption, compile environments,
     > internationalization and usability improvments.  It has been a
    steady year of
     > modifications.  There is continued interest in porting the
    library to a variety
     > of new platforms, as well as, ongoing support under the existing
    ones.
     > The participants in the mailing list are always the principle
    driving force for
     > maintaining the library, however special thanks go to Jose Kahan,
    Martin Duerst,
     > Vic Bancroft, Steinar Bang, Michael Goddard, and Sam Varshavchik
    for code contributions.</p>
     >
    31c42
    < <p>Many patches sent to the mailing list have not yet been
    committed. We need
    ---
     > <p>Some patches sent to the mailing list may have not yet been
    committed. We need

What else is missing ?

Who do we need to synchronize with or notify for various distributions ?

more,
l8r,
v

-- 
"The future is here. It's just not evenly distributed yet."
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Received on Friday, 21 October 2005 12:57:08 GMT

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