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Fedora Core 3 Update: initscripts-7.93.7-1 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This update fixes various bugs, including several IPSEC bugs.
Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : initscripts
Version     : 7.93.7                      
Release     : 1                  
Summary     : The inittab file and the /etc/init.d scripts.
Description :
The initscripts package contains the basic system scripts used to boot
your Red Hat system, change runlevels, and shut the system down
cleanly.  Initscripts also contains the scripts that activate and
deactivate most network interfaces.

Update Information:

This update fixes various bugs, including several IPSEC bugs.
* Wed Mar 30 2005 Bill Nottingham  7.93.7-1

- fix mistranslation (#151120)
- netfs: fix _netdev unmounting (#147610, )
- rc.sysinit: fix rngd check (#130350)
  ... then turn it off entirely
- handle alternate VLAN naming schemes (#115001, )
- add proper ipsec route (#146169, #140654)
- dhcp release cleanups ()
- ifdown: handle being called on down devices better

* Wed Jan 19 2005 Bill Nottingham  7.93.6-1

- add support for releasing DHCP lease ()
- fix multiple scsi_hostadapter loads (#145432)
- netfs: don't unmount NFS root FS (#142169)
- netfs: don't mount GFS (#140281)
- fix various minilogd bogosities (#106338)
- fix various fgreps to not catch commented lines (#136531, expanded
  from )
- kill dhcp client even if BOOTOPROTO is now static (#127726, others)
- ifup: fix typo (#134787, )
- set ETHTOOL_OPTS on addressless devices (#144682, )
- ifup: fix ONxxx (#136531, )
- ifup-ipsec: add fwd policies (#145507)
- fix check_link_down to still check negotiation if link is listed as
  "up" on entering (#110164, )
- change setting of IPv6 default route (#142308, )

This update can be downloaded from:

f5d5986c818bdc0bff959f55f7bcdc4c  SRPMS/initscripts-7.93.7-1.src.rpm
09b45573de5cf69fb8ab0c8511a01bfd  x86_64/initscripts-7.93.7-1.x86_64.rpm
5c9d484ebb59c42538b66368d89b1c4a  x86_64/debug/initscripts-debuginfo-7.93.7-1.x86_64.rpm
140e0f3e6bd75205a2d45538f2196620  i386/initscripts-7.93.7-1.i386.rpm
898c7defceb1cc37a8c84e3de3fd726a  i386/debug/initscripts-debuginfo-7.93.7-1.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  

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