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  • Version: 1.4.42
  • Previous version: 1.4.41
  • Branch: 1.4
  • Status: stable
  • Release Purpose: bug fixes
  • Release manager: gstrauss
  • Released date: 2016-10-16

Important changes from 1.4.41

  • new modules, expanded features, rewritten auth framework
  • fix bugs introduced in 1.4.40/1.4.41

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Highlights

  • new modules, expanded features
    • performance: use extended socket/file syscalls and flags
    • rewritten auth framework
      • updated mod_authn_ldap
      • new mod_authn_gssapi
      • new mod_authn_mysql
    • new mod_deflate
    • new mod_geoip
    • new mod_uploadprogress
    • mod_dirlisting sortable columns
    • mod_fastcgi support for authorizer, responder keyed with same path/extension
    • mod_cgi permit CGI exec of unreadable files
    • mod_scgi support for uwsgi protocol for Python WSGI backends
    • add some SSL_* variables to CGI environment
  • bug fixes
    • remove preemptive shutdown() to backend
    • fix backend socket connect issue: enforce wait for POLLWR after EINPROGRESS
    • fix crash if ready events on abandoned fd
    • fix broken digest auth
  • behavior changes
    • behavior change in mod_ssi to conform to same CGI env as CGI, FastCGI, SCGI:
      • REQUEST_URI is original client request, instead of URI modified by mod_rewrite.
      • DOCUMENT_ROOT changes if mod_alias or mod_userdir changes basedir.

Changes from 1.4.41

  • [TLS] SSL_shutdown() only if handshake finished
  • [mod_proxy,mod_scgi] shutdown remote only if local (#2743)
  • [core] check if client half-closed TCP if POLLHUP (#2743)
  • [core] enforce wait for POLLWR after EINPROGRESS (fixes #2744)
  • [core] do not enter handler twice after read body
  • [core] proxy,scgi omit shutdown() to backend (fixes #2743)
  • [mod_dirlisting] dirlist does not handle POST
  • [mod_dirlisting] js column sort for dirlist table (fixes #613, fixes #2315)
  • [mod_auth] Digest auth fails after rewrite (fixes #2745)
  • [mod_auth] refactor out auth backend code
  • [mod_auth] extensible interface for auth backends
  • [core] better DragonFlyBSD support (fixes #2746)
  • [mod_auth] include base.h for USE_OPENSSL def
  • [mod_auth] support CRYPT-MD5-NTLM algorithm (fixes #1743)
  • [mod_auth] terminate salt for CRYPT-MD5-NTLM
  • [core] fix crash if ready events on abandoned fd (fixes #2748)
  • [mod_auth] http_auth_md5_hex2bin()
  • [mod_auth] remove empty mod_auth.h
  • [mod_auth] mod_authn_mysql.c MySQL auth backend (fixes #752, fixes #1845)
  • [mod_cgi] permit CGI exec of unreadable files (fixes #2374)
  • [mod_uploadprogress] add to default build
  • [mod_geoip] add to default build (fixes #2705, fixes #2101, fixes #2092, fixes #2025, fixes #1962, fixes #1938)
  • [mod_fastcgi] Authorizer support with Responder (fixes #321, fixes #322)
  • [tests] test coverage for issues (#321, #322)
  • dynamic handlers store debug flag in handler_ctx
  • [mod_fastcgi] allow authorizer, responder for same path/ext (#321)
  • backport mod_deflate to lighttpd 1.4 (fixes #1824, fixes #2753)
  • [autobuild] test_configfile might need vector.c (fixes #2752)
  • [mod_deflate] fix longjmp clobber compiler warning
  • remove unused array type TYPE_COUNT data_count
  • [mod_auth] structured data, register auth schemes
  • [mod_auth] mod_authn_gssapi Kerberos auth backend (fixes #1899)
  • [autobuild] skip two new tests if no fcgi-auth
  • [SCons] define with_krb5 for SCons build
  • [SCons] fix syntax error in SConstruct
  • [SCons] define with_geoip for SCons build
  • [CMake] fix clang -Wcast-align warnings in lemon.c
  • remove excess initializers (fix compiler warnings)
  • fix errors detected by Coverity Scan
  • performance: use Linux extended syscalls and flags
  • [mod_scgi] add uwsgi protocol support
  • [mod_auth] refactor LDAP code into smaller funcs
  • [mod_auth] HTTP Basic auth backends also do authz (#1817)
  • [mod_auth] ldap filter subst user for multiple '$' (fixes #1508)
  • [mod_auth] permit specifying ldap DN; skip search (fixes #1248)
  • [autobuild] update module/feature report
  • [cmake] build mod_authn_gssapi if WITH_KRB5
  • [mod_auth] fix printing of IP in error trace
  • [mod_mysql_vhost] support multiple '?' replacement (fixes #2163)
  • [core] make server.max-request-size scopeable (#1901)
  • [core] server.max-request-field-size (fixes #2130)
  • [core] optional condition in config "else" clause (fixes #1268)
  • [core] restrict where config "else" clauses occur (#1268)
  • silence warnings from clang ccc-analyzer
  • consistent, shared code to create CGI env
  • [TLS] replace env entries in https_add_ssl_entries
  • [TLS] set SSL_CLIENT_M_SERIAL w/ client cert SN (fixes #2268)
  • [TLS] set SSL_CLIENT_VERIFY w/ client cert (#1288, #2693)
  • [TLS] set SSL_PROTOCOL, SSL_CIPHER* (fixes #2511)
  • [core] rand.[ch] to use better RNGs when available
  • [mod_cgi] fix pipe_cloexec() when no O_CLOEXEC
  • ignore return value from fcntl() FD_CLOEXEC
  • build w/o compiler warnings if no zlib or bz2lib

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