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A vim security update has been released for Slackware 15.0 and -current.

vim (SSA:2023-328-01)

vim (SSA:2023-328-01)

New vim packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/vim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
Fixed security issues.
Thanks to marav for the heads-up.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)
patches/packages/vim-gvim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.

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 packages for Slackware 15.0:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 15.0:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 15.0 packages:
c0072756362f34fa5fc1121d49481d48 vim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz
c8fc94e220e7d1f88962b52a0a378d83 vim-gvim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 packages:
3b8a942d068343c6d8c0df5057bf6aee vim-9.0.2127-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz
e8463e28282a9d3dd47888071db2f027 vim-gvim-9.0.2127-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current packages:
a7f26ee78d9ef0d72b543eb695f22aea ap/vim-9.0.2127-i586-1.txz
01b7e7b14e4c81d6f20865d9fce48670 xap/vim-gvim-9.0.2127-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
3fd98cb7c623b08451d9d582560994c8 ap/vim-9.0.2127-x86_64-1.txz
d5512b67b25af76d003359e69e39b6c3 xap/vim-gvim-9.0.2127-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg vim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz vim-gvim-9.0.2127-i586-1_slack15.0.txz


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