Fedora Core 6 Update: iputils-20070202-2.fc6

Martin Bacovsky mbacovsk at redhat.com
Mon Apr 9 19:13:39 UTC 2007

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 6
Name        : iputils
Version     : 20070202
Release     : 2.fc6
Summary     : Network monitoring tools including ping.
Description :
The iputils package contains basic utilities for monitoring a network,
including ping. The ping command sends a series of ICMP protocol
ECHO_REQUEST packets to a specified network host to discover whether
the target machine is alive and receiving network traffic.

Update Information:

This update should fix restarting stopped rdisc service
after an update.
* Fri Apr  6 2007 Martin Bacovsky <mbacovsk at redhat.com> - 20070202-2
- resolves: #235374: Update of iputils starts rdisc, breaking connectivity
* Tue Apr  3 2007 Martin Bacovsky <mbacovsk at redhat.com> - 20070202-1
- upgrade to new upstream 20070202
- old and unused patches removed
- resolves: #213897: ifenslave man page from iputils-20020927-41.fc6 is not a man page
- resolves: #213717: arping doesn't work on InfiniBand ipoib interfaces
- resolves: #220302: LTC29372-ping6 doesn't define the destination address along RFC3484

This update can be downloaded from:

59c9830c593e3ce8feab0fb64706afd6965d277a  SRPMS/iputils-20070202-2.fc6.src.rpm
59c9830c593e3ce8feab0fb64706afd6965d277a  noarch/iputils-20070202-2.fc6.src.rpm
9fe947581c05686d1a01ce5029715dacdadf1a8b  ppc/iputils-20070202-2.fc6.ppc.rpm
6b6f0b9c354a2923b8c75828992429ac426b5166  ppc/debug/iputils-debuginfo-20070202-2.fc6.ppc.rpm
043affbe099ca10f7c41a8713f60fcda57fc00d8  x86_64/iputils-20070202-2.fc6.x86_64.rpm
1e53ab6e7afeedd0ec4f807bf3478fac7a19ee56  x86_64/debug/iputils-debuginfo-20070202-2.fc6.x86_64.rpm
fede8666b16d2f389b328aa3f429f9bad129768d  i386/debug/iputils-debuginfo-20070202-2.fc6.i386.rpm
5bd6dfd1640feda0fbd28981aa38479eacd089bc  i386/iputils-20070202-2.fc6.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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