ruby (SSA:2013-075-01) for Slackware
Posted on: 03/16/2013 12:35 PM

New ruby packages are available for Slackware 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix security issues

ruby (SSA:2013-075-01) for Slackware

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1_slack14.0.txz: Upgraded.
This release includes security fixes about bundled JSON and REXML.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 13.1 package:
d8a92d0917f4107ebad92f0acc918f0a ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
b0c05ed98dec1b441e3c6b2b1c2ef448 ruby-1.9.3_p392-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
668cbcb1d019be2d17d2e360e14ca71a ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
3dd5f32e3a490c99b76849a3849d3d7e ruby-1.9.3_p392-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
2243ed86da5940c91a4b1c6321613229 ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
bebd503e73b25925759c0911e7e8c805 ruby-1.9.3_p392-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
75ef8411ec70de62ccc9d53343fe67c7 d/ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
282f29edc2de41f8757f00234de97777 d/ruby-1.9.3_p392-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg ruby-1.9.3_p392-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

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