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authorAlan Coopersmith <alan.coopersmith@oracle.com>2013-09-14 19:08:42 -0700
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+# X11R6.8.1 Release
+
+[[!toc ]]
+
+
+## About the X11R6.8.1 Release
+
+The X11R6.8.1 release is a security release on top of X11R6.8.0; it patches several holes in the X Pixmap library (libXpm).
+
+
+## Download the X11R6.8.1 Release
+
+A set of seven tarballs are available that contain the X11R6.8.1 release, or you can get the release directly from CVS using the "XORG-6_8_1" tag.
+
+ * [[Source tarball directory (HTTP)|http://xorg.freedesktop.org/releases/X11R6.8.1/src-single/]]
+ * [[Source tarball directory (FTP)|ftp://ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/xorg/X11R6.8.1/src-single/]]
+
+## Getting X6.8.1 via CVS
+
+Use your freedesktop.org shell account to access /cvs/xorg with ssh, or use anonymous CVS to obtain a copy of the lastest X.Org Foundation release (~320MB):
+
+
+[[!format txt """
+$ cvs -d :pserver:anoncvs@cvs.freedesktop.org:/cvs/xorg login
+CVS password: <hit return>
+$ cvs -d :pserver:anoncvs@cvs.freedesktop.org:/cvs/xorg co -P -rXORG-6_8_1 xc
+"""]]
+For more information on CVS access and how you may obtain write access to the X.Org repository please check the [[CvsPage|CvsPage]].
+
+
+## See also
+
+Information about the 6.8.x series of releases. ([[X11R68Release|X11R68Release]])