Fedora 8 Update: vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8

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Fedora Update Notification
2007-12-20 00:52:32

Name        : vixie-cron
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 4.2
Release     : 6.fc8
URL         : []
Summary     : The Vixie cron daemon for executing specified programs at set times
Description :
The vixie-cron package contains the Vixie version of cron. Cron is a
standard UNIX daemon that runs specified programs at scheduled times.
Vixie cron adds better security and more powerful configuration
options to the standard version of cron. This cron can use pam and
selinux for higher level of security.

Update Information:

This update fix problem with invalid time in mail header and path to sendmail was fixed. PAM credentials are set correctly.

* Fri Nov 30 2007 Marcela Maslanova <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:4.2-6
- delete old macro, which made incorrect time format of non sendmails
	mails, add pam credentials back
* Mon Nov 12 2007 Marcela Maslanova <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:4.2-5
- 374191: sendmail has incorrect path, if another MTA is used, no
	mails are send.
* Sat Oct 27 2007 Marcela Maslanova <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:4.2-4
- 247228: cron jobs fail semi-randomly if sendmail incapacitated

  [ 1 ] Bug #407611 - emails generated by cron have improperly formatted Date: headers
Updated packages:

95d24560996e612b30230d5efd06863f7e018621 vixie-cron-debuginfo-4.2-6.fc8.ppc64.rpm
8dc5aef3215b2fbc10a71ff69d66f33a0b951985 vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8.ppc64.rpm
23aa7629cd6043242f155ca21db4fc45e1db4243 vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8.i386.rpm
3b99e4ccc56493f385345bf2d13884ad6eb2c99c vixie-cron-debuginfo-4.2-6.fc8.i386.rpm
5543569cb1e358ec5aab39f4671d55fd270bcad0 vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8.x86_64.rpm
cc9374bdbab0a95081760d3519d61e94f0424978 vixie-cron-debuginfo-4.2-6.fc8.x86_64.rpm
edafa8f11814791a8194bfcac937ab6c3f7b9ebf vixie-cron-debuginfo-4.2-6.fc8.ppc.rpm
3da449080f01648ae347c2a1c481fd064c34e61c vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8.ppc.rpm
2c0365de28d8d500824afd613fe85d17367a5c22 vixie-cron-4.2-6.fc8.src.rpm

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update vixie-cron' 
at the command line.  For more information, refer to "Managing Software
with yum", available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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