SUSE-RU-2012:1197-1: moderate: Recommended update for icedtea-web

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Mon Sep 17 14:08:33 MDT 2012

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for icedtea-web

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2012:1197-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #779001 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

   An update that has one recommended fix can now be
   installed. It includes one version update.


   This update provides icedtea-web 1.3, which delivers the
   following  enhancements:

   * New features: o Web Start launch errors are now
   printed to give proper indication as to the cause o
   Significant performance improvement when loading applets
   that refer to missing classes o Support for latest versions
   of Chromium o Security warning dialog improvements to
   better clarify security request o Support build with GTK2
   and GTK3 o Cookie write support (i.e set cookies in browser
   via Java/Applet)
   * Common: o Applet window icon improved
   * Plug-in: o PR975: Ignore classpaths specified in jar
   manifests when using jnlp_href o PR1011: Treat folders as
   such when specified in archive tags o PR855: AppletStub
   getDocumentBase() now returns full URL o PR722: Unsigned
   META-INF entries are ignored o PR861: Jars can now load
   from non codebase hosts o PR1106: Icedtea 1.2.1 crashes
   Firefox 14
   * Web Start: o PR898: Large signed JNLP files now
   supported o PR811: URLs with spaces now handled correctly

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:

      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-icedtea-web-6800

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 1.3]:



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