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Re: [vox-tech] XFree86 4.2.0 on debian?
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Re: [vox-tech] XFree86 4.2.0 on debian?




> > I am running sarge/testing on two of my systems both with XFree86
> 4.2.0 and I am
> > having no problems with it.  Just add the lines from Branen's page to
> your
> > /etc/apt/sources.list file and do an apt-get update && apt-get
> upgrade.
> > 
> > That should do the trick for you.  If you need any help let me know.
> 
> Be careful of a security hole in 4.2.0 packages. See
> people.debian.org/~branden for more info.

OK Ryan, Dmitri is right about checking for these security wholes.  You will
just have to downgrade xlibs to 4.1.0-17 and any packages that depend on it. 
Hopefully the Radeon's driver will not be affected.  The line for your
/etc/apt/sources.list is below:

deb http://people.debian.org/~branden/sid/i386/

I just checked the tar file and I do not see xlibs in there, so you should be
good to go.

Have fun, Stephen
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