Python (SSA:2019-062-01) Update for Slackware
Posted on: 03/04/2019 08:39 AM

New python packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues

Python (SSA:2019-062-01) Update for Slackware

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/python-2.7.16-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
Updated to the latest 2.7.x release, which fixes a few 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 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

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:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.0 package:
5e98580251cc7845521d37e959e47c70 python-2.7.16-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
ec38b3c824e1f86533ec75ade4fbccfc python-2.7.16-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
099c67e46e5683c13a473556557a574c python-2.7.16-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
31c815fd268b9c4cfe595277e9bcbb9f python-2.7.16-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
f797b633aef2d9bd0ed2e6e39287436b python-2.7.16-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
b24ef94170c220bf8aed8401e2b57f74 python-2.7.16-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
e92ffbf153e9bcc653500bef5edeed78 d/python-2.7.16-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
30c08469226ff6afd52f3f0df28340d5 d/python-2.7.16-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg python-2.7.16-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

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