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Fedora 10 Update: nfs-utils-1.1.4-6.fc10 Print E-mail
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Fedora Added warnings to tcp wrapper code when mounts are denied due to misconfigured DNS configurations. gssd: By default, don't spam syslog when users' credentials expire
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-0266
2009-01-07 19:07:59
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Name        : nfs-utils
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 1.1.4
Release     : 6.fc10
URL         : http://sourceforge.net/projects/nfs
Summary     : NFS utilities and supporting clients and daemons for the kernel NFS server
Description :
The nfs-utils package provides a daemon for the kernel NFS server and
related tools, which provides a much higher level of performance than the
traditional Linux NFS server used by most users.

This package also contains the showmount program.  Showmount queries the
mount daemon on a remote host for information about the NFS (Network File
System) server on the remote host.  For example, showmount can display the
clients which are mounted on that host.

This package also contains the mount.nfs and umount.nfs program.

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Update Information:

  Added warnings to tcp wrapper code when mounts are    denied due to
misconfigured DNS configurations.    gssd: By default, don't spam syslog when
users' credentials expire
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ChangeLog:

* Mon Jan  5 2009 Steve Dickson  1.1.4-6
- Added warnings to tcp wrapper code when mounts are 
  denied due to misconfigured DNS configurations.
- gssd: By default, don't spam syslog when users' credentials expire
* Sat Dec 20 2008 Steve Dickson  1.1.4-5
- Re-enabled and fixed/enhanced tcp wrappers.
* Mon Dec  8 2008 Steve Dickson  1.1.4-4
- sm-notify: always exiting without any notification.
- statd: not unlinking up host files
(Note: 1.1.4-3 was skipped)
* Mon Dec  1 2008 Steve Dickson  1.1.4-2
- Make sure /proc/fs/nfsd exists when the nfs init script
  does the exports (bz 473396)
- Fixed typo in nfs init script that caused rpc.rquotad daemons
  to be started but not stoppped (bz 473929)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #477864 - nfs-utils: missing tcp_wrappers support in Fedora 9 and 10
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=477864
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update nfs-utils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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