[fmII] libpng 1.2.5rc1 released (Default branch)

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The changes in this release are as follows:
libpng-1.2.4 contained a security bugfix that rejects some valid
datastreams. libpng-1.2.5rc1 accepts valid datastreams and rejects
malevolent ones. libpng-1.0.15rc1 is also being simultaneously
released for use by applications already linked to libpng.so.2. 

Project description:
libpng (PNG library) is a collection of routines used  to create and
manipulate PNG format graphics files.  The PNG format was designed as
a replacement for  GIF and, to a lesser extent, TIFF, with many 
improvements and extensions.

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