Advisories ยป MGAA-2018-0110

xorriso maintenance release

Publication date: 06 Jun 2018
Type: bugfix
Affected Mageia releases : 6


This update provides xorriso xorriso 1.4.8 maintenance release.

Bug fixes towards previous stable version xorriso-1.4.6:
* -as mkisofs -no-emul-boot without -boot-load-size defaulted to size 4,
  instead of full boot image size
* -read_fs "norock" did not prevent reading of root Rock Ridge info
* Mix of absolute and relative disk paths could cause SIGSEGV with
  pattern expansion
* Protective MBR for GPT could emerge with boot flag set
* Appended partitions of size >= 4 GiB led to abort with error message
  "FATAL : ISO overwrite". Thanks to Sven Haardiek.
* --mbr-force-bootable did not get into effect with -append_partition
* Exit value of failed -mount command was reported as 0
* -boot_image actions "keep" and "patch" did not work any more.
  Regression by libisofs 1.4.4.

Enhancements towards previous stable version xorriso-1.4.6:
* New -find tests -maxdepth and -mindepth
* New commands -update_lxi and -update_li
* New -boot_image bootspec iso_mbr_part_type=
* New -as mkisofs option -iso_mbr_part_type
* New -as mkisofs option -eltorito-platform
* Properly refusing on Pseudo Overwritable formatted BD-R