Snapshot 20181004 included several package updates as well. NetworkManager-openvpn 1.8.6 fixed an endless loop checking for encrypted certificate. The open source antivirus engine clamav 0.100.2 disabled the opt-in minor feature of OnAccess scanning on Linux systems and will re-enabled in a future release. Users who enabled the feature in clamd.conf will see a warning informing them that the feature is not active. The Linux Kernel was updated to 4.18.11 and had several fixes for Ext4. Developers using python-setuptools 40.4.3 will see a few changes from the previous 40.2.0 version that was in Tumbleweed like the vendored pyparsing in pkg_resources to 2.2.1. Those using Samba will see a fix for cluster CTDB configuration with the 4.9.1 version. Caching proxy squid 4.3 updated systemd dependencies in squid.service and vlc 3.0.4 improve support for broken HEVC inside MKV.
Firefox was updated earlier in the week to 62.0.2 in snapshot 20181002. The rest of KDE Frameworks 5.50.0 was made available in the snapshot; most of the packages for Frameworks were updated in the snapshot the previous day. The systems library for input/output KIO and the KTextEditor had the most changes in the updated Frameworks. Multimedia frameworks gstreamer along with its several gstreamer plugins were updated to version 1.14.3 and it fixed major buffer leak with the compositor. Some libqt5 packages were updated to version 5.11.2, but most of the libqt5 packages were release in snapshot 20181001. Mariadb 10.2.18 cleans up some code and now Supports DDL commands during backup.
The snapshot that started the month, 20181001, started the update of KDE Frameworks 5.50.0 packages and the snapshot brought a minor version update of apache2 2.4.35, which improved the balancer member data shown in mod_status when “ProxyStatus” is on. ImageMagick 184.108.40.206 added support for arithmetic coding to the jpeg encoder. Firewalld 0.6.2 added some patches and fixed services with multiple destination IP versions. Some GNOME 3.30 packages were updated, but Tumbleweed users should not expect to see the whole 3.30 version until the packages are updated after the release of 3.30.1. Some of the other packages released in this snapshot were libssh 0.8.3, libvirt 4.7.0, php7 7.2.10, wicked 0.6.49 and zypper 1.14.11, which allow repo commands on transactional-server.
All snapshots are rated as stable with a rating of 97 or above according to the Tumbleweed snapshot reviewer.
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