Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#8766 closed enhancement (fixed)


Reported by: Douglas R. Reno Owned by: Douglas R. Reno
Priority: highest Milestone: 8.0
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords:


Critical security update.

WebKitGTK+ 2.14.3 released!
This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.14 series.

What’s new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.14.3 release?
Create GLX OpenGL contexts using version 3.2 (core profile) when available to reduce the memory consumption on Mesa based drivers.
Improve memory pressure handler to reduce the CPU usage on memory pressure situations.
Fix a regression in WebKitWebView title notify signal emission that caused the signal to be emitted multiple times.
Fix high CPU usage in the web process loading hyphenation dictionaries.
More user agent string improvements to improve compatibility with several websites.
Fix web process crash when closing the web view in X11.
Fix the build with OpenGL ES2 enabled.
Fix several crashes and rendering issues.
Translation updates: German.
Security fixes: CVE-2016-7656, CVE-2016-7635, CVE-2016-7654, CVE-2016-7639, CVE-2016-7645, CVE-2016-7652, CVE-2016-7641, CVE-2016-7632, CVE-2016-7599, CVE-2016-7592, CVE-2016-7589, CVE-2016-7623, CVE-2016-7586.
Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release.

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Douglas R. Reno, 7 years ago

Owner: changed from blfs-book@… to Douglas R. Reno
Priority: normalhighest
Status: newassigned

comment:2 by Douglas R. Reno, 7 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed at r18197

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