IcedTea-Web 1.4.1 released!

Jiri Vanek jvanek at
Thu Sep 19 01:06:57 PDT 2013

Hi all!

Please consider as free to work :)


After extracting, it can be built as per instructions here:

Not much had happened:

New in release 1.4.1 (2013-XX-YY):
* Improved and cleaned Temporary internet files panel
* NetX
  - PR1465 - while trying to download a JAR file
  - PR1473 - javaws should not depend on name of local file
* Plugin
  - PR854: Resizing an applet several times causes 100% CPU load
* Security Updates
  - CVE-2012-4540, RH869040: Heap-based buffer overflow after triggering event attached to applet

+ reproducers tests are enabled in dist-tarball
+ application context support for  OpenJDK build 25 and higher
+ small patches into rhino support and
+ PR1533: Inherit jnlp.packEnabled and jnlp.versionEnabled like other properties
  - which are backports and are not in news from some reason :)


Specials thanks goes to
Jana Fabrikova and Andrew Azores, who were willing to deeply test the tarball

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