Mandriva Update for MDVA-2008:162 (

Published: 2009-04-09 12:09:08

CVSS Base Vector:

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Affected Versions: on Mandriva Linux 2008.1, Mandriva Linux 2008.1/X86_64

Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
This update provides a new upstream version of - It also corrects the following bugs: Under 2.4 versions of, the Orientation option was removed from printer properties which prevented users from printing on a booklet format in a way they were used to do. This update enables the Orientation printer option again. Another problem was on application start up which was hanging when LDAP authentication is enabled on x86_64 machines. tried to access info about logged on user name but it did not provide the right parameters to the libnss_ldap library. As a work around, we have forced the installation of the i586 Linux Distribution Package of that library. This update stops from obtaining running user information on LDAP authentication since it does not block sensible working features. Another bug fixed in this update is the handling of text and numbers on cells that are aligned on a different position degree as usual, such as 90 degrees. This caused information on that cell being showed in such a way that numbers got a different degree than alphabetic characters.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch


CVSS Score
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