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Source code changes of the file "NEWS" between
flatpak-1.12.1.tar.xz and flatpak-1.12.2.tar.xz

About: Flatpak is a Linux application sandboxing and distribution framework.

NEWS  (flatpak-1.12.1.tar.xz):NEWS  (flatpak-1.12.2.tar.xz)
Changes in 1.12.2
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Released: 2021-10-12
* Install translations referenced by LANG, LANGUAGE or LC_ALL
* Fix error handling for the syscalls that are blocked when not using --devel
* Improve diagnostic messages when seccomp rules cannot be applied
* Update Polish translation
Changes in 1.12.1 Changes in 1.12.1
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Released: 2021-10-08 Released: 2021-10-08
The security fix in the 1.12.1 release failed when used with some The security fix in the 1.12.0 release failed when used with some
older versions of libseccomp (that don't know about the new syscalls). older versions of libseccomp (that don't know about the new syscalls).
More specifically, installing modules that use extra-data would fail, and so
would running applications with the --allow=multiarch feature, such as Steam.
This release fixes those regressions.
Changes in 1.12.0 Changes in 1.12.0
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Released: 2021-10-08 Released: 2021-10-08
This is the first stable release in the 1.12.x series. The major changes This is the first stable release in the 1.12.x series. The major changes
in this series is the support for better control of sub-sandboxes, as in this series is the support for better control of sub-sandboxes, as
used by the steam flatpak. used by the Steam Flatpak app to run Windows games under Proton.
In addition, this release fixes a security vulnerability in the portal In addition, this release fixes a security vulnerability in the portal
support. Some recently added syscalls were not blocked by the seccomp rules support. Some recently added syscalls were not blocked by the seccomp rules
which allowed the application to create sub-sandboxes which can confuste which allowed the application to create sub-sandboxes which can confuse
the sandboxing verification mechanisms of the portal. This has been the sandboxing verification mechanisms of the portal. This has been
fixed by extending the seccomp rules. fixed by extending the seccomp rules. (CVE-2021-41133)
For details, see: For details, see:
https://github.com/flatpak/flatpak/security/advisories/GHSA-67h7-w3jq-vh4q https://github.com/flatpak/flatpak/security/advisories/GHSA-67h7-w3jq-vh4q
Other changes in this version: Other changes in this version:
* Some test fixes * Some test fixes
* Update translations * Update translations
* Support for specifying the flatpak binary to use during exports * Support for specifying the flatpak binary to use during exports
* Install translations for all languages in the locale, not just the ones in * Install translations for all languages in the locale, not just the ones in
LC_MESSAGES. LC_MESSAGES.
* Fix progress reporting in flatpak fsck * Fix progress reporting in flatpak fsck
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