OBSOLETE Patch-ID# 122262-03

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Keywords: security ghostscript gnu esp man pages
Synopsis: Obsoleted by: 122260-05 SunOS 5.10_x86: SunFreeware ghostscript man pages patch
Date: Mar/01/2010

Install Requirements: NA

Solaris Release: 10_x86

SunOS Release: 5.10_x86

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:

Xref: This patch available for SPARC as patch 122261

Topic: SunOS 5.10_x86: SunFreeware ghostscript man pages patch

Relevant Architectures: i386

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 6849306

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch:

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch:

Obsoleted by: 122260-05

Files included with this patch:

/usr/sfw/share/man/man1/ansi2knr.1 (deleted)

Problem Description:

6849306 SFW - update Ghostscript to GPL Ghostscript 8.64
(from 122262-02)
6769479 "/usr/sfw/bin/gs" module dumped a core file
6830965 Ghostscript is vulnerable for CVE-2009-0583/CVE-2009-0584 and CVE-2009-0792
6837966 Ghostscript is vulnerable for CVE-2008-6679
6837974 Ghostscript is vulnerable for CVE-2009-0196
6841014 Ghostscript is vulnerable for CVE-2007-6725
(from 122262-01)
6333285 Ghostscript should support opvp and other drivers for Japanese printers
6360803 ps2pdf generates PDF with shifted Japanese characters
6360710 parentheses are not rotated when viewing Japanese PostScript by ESP Ghostscript
6343050 ps2pdf: after converting to pdf, some multibyte characters displayed at the wrong position

Patch Installation Instructions:
Please refer to the man pages for instructions on using 'patchadd'
and 'patchrm' commands provided with Solaris.
The following example installs a patch to a standalone machine:
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/123456-07
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
       example# patchrm 123456-07
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages. Any
other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.

Special Install Instructions:
NOTE:	To obtain the binaries for this patch, please install the
	following patch:
	122260-01 (or newer)	SunFreeware gnu esp ghostscript patch

README -- Last modified date: Saturday, November 10, 2012