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Gentoo GNOME 3.30 for all init systems (Mar 27, 2019)

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GNOME 3.30 is now available in Gentoo Linux testing branch. Starting with this release, GNOME on Gentoo once again works with OpenRC, in addition to the usual systemd option. This is achieved through the elogind project, a standalone logind implementation based on systemd code, which is currently maintained by a fellow Gentoo user. Gentoo would like to thank Mart Raudsepp (leio), Gavin Ferris, and all others working on this for their contributions. More information can be found in Mart’s blog post.

Security advisories from our Security database

GLSA 201904-25 QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities normal
GLSA 201904-24 Ming: Multiple vulnerabilities normal
GLSA 201904-23 GLib: Multiple vulnerabilities normal
GLSA 201904-22 OpenDKIM: Root privilege escalation normal
GLSA 201904-21 SQLite: Remote code execution normal

New packages at the Gentoo packages database

c2ffi Clang-based FFI wrapper generator for Common Lisp
greenstalk A Python 3 client for the beanstalkd work queue
kismet-rest Kismet REST Python API
B-Debug Walk Perl syntax tree, printing debug info about ops
aws-eventstream Amazon Web Services event stream library

Fresh documentation on the Gentoo wiki

Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) aka ZombieLoad started by Whissi
USE flag/ru started by BrightOne
DDE started by Zhtengw
Way-cooler started by Keks24
FEATURES/ja started by Toku