libXfont

Description:X.Org Xfont library
License: MIT
Homepage:https://www.x.org/wiki/
Location:Portage
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  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
1.5.4 + + + + + - ~ + + ~ ~ + +

USE flags

  • bzip2 - Support bzip2 compressed PCF fonts.
  • debug - Enable extra debug codepaths, like asserts and extra output. If you want to get meaningful backtraces see https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Quality_Assurance/Backtraces
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • ipv6 - Add support for IP version 6
  • static-libs - Build static versions of dynamic libraries as well
  • truetype - Use media-libs/freetype for font rasterization.

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
5 months normal LibXfont, LibXfont2: Arbitrary file access
6 months normal LibXfont, LibXfont2: Multiple vulnerabilities
almost 3 years normal libXfont: Multiple vulnerabilities
almost 4 years high libXfont: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 4 years high libXfont: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 10 years high X.Org X server and Xfont library: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 11 years high LibXfont, TightVNC: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 11 years high LibXfont, monolithic X.org: Multiple integer overflows
over 11 years normal LibXfont: Multiple integer overflows

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