ID SSA-2019-032-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2019-02-01T18:10:30


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

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mariadb-10.0.38-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: a81564cdf4f9efa0cc4c0f47babcf5bf mariadb-5.5.63-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 399bfb1dc4a85ce86986fdaf87d8e9fb mariadb-5.5.63-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package: 2d9ece0b78c612d7dd222a30dda414e9 mariadb-10.0.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: bc12313467c7aba5dda4e224f41062da mariadb-10.0.38-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mariadb-10.0.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

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