MariaDB Security Update (SSA:2018-130-01) for Slackware
Posted on: 05/11/2018 07:40 AM

New mariadb packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and 14.2 to fix security issues.

MariaDB Security Update (SSA:2018-130-01) for Slackware

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/mariadb-10.0.35-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes bugs and security issues.
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 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.1 package:
3b71d2f3d141f91c67a174eb02f3aef2 mariadb-5.5.60-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
8cd272a56bcad890e7c961d511f70fc6 mariadb-5.5.60-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
e7d91844d97f3d02e7b1719ed4023e97 mariadb-10.0.35-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
1a9d3c18b1b3eb0f48c5b700faf7352e mariadb-10.0.35-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mariadb-10.0.35-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Then, restart the database server:
# sh /etc/rc.d/rc.mysqld restart

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