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                      Bedrock Linux

Introductory Material

Current Release (0.7 Poki)



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Bedrock Linux

Bedrock Linux is a meta Linux distribution which allows users to mix-and-match components from other, typically incompatible distributions. Bedrock integrates these components into one largely cohesive system.

For example, one could have:

All at the same time and working together mostly as though they were packaged for the same distribution.

Bedrock Linux 0.7.30 released


Security alert (xz, CVE-2024-3094)


A common compression project, xz, appears to have recent releases 5.6.0 and 5.6.1 compromised, tracked as CVE-2024-3094. No stable Bedrock Linux release uses such a new xz build, and we are confident stable channel users remain unaffected.

0.7.30beta1 did build against xz 5.6.1. However:

[0] https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2024/03/29/4

While we do not believe 0.7.30beta1 users are vulnerable, as a precaution we have pulled the release and push 0.7.30beta2 built against the older xz 5.4.6 and encourage beta channel users to update to it immediately.

Bedrock Linux 0.7.29 released


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