Fedora 11 Update: memtest86+-4.00-2.fc11

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-10-27 05:03:35

Name        : memtest86+
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 4.00
Release     : 2.fc11
URL         : http://www.memtest.org
Summary     : Stand-alone memory tester for x86 and x86-64 computers
Description :
Memtest86+ is a thorough stand-alone memory test for x86 and x86-64
architecture computers. BIOS based memory tests are only a quick
check and often miss many of the failures that are detected by

The ELF version should be used for booting from grub,
and avoids the following errors:
"Error 7: Loading below 1MB is not supported"
"Error 13: Invalid or unsupported executable format"
"Error 28: Selected item cannot fit into memory"

The script '/usr/sbin/memtest-setup' can be run (as root)
to add the memtest86+ entry to your GRUB boot menu.

Update Information:

Fix memtest-setup on systems w/o separate /boot, build with gcc4, new upstream

* Tue Oct 13 2009 Jarod Wilson <jarod at redhat.com> - 4.00-2
- Fix memtest-setup on systems without a separate /boot
  filesystem (#528651)
* Tue Sep 29 2009 Jarod Wilson <jarod at redhat.com> - 4.00-1
- Update to new upstream release, v4.00
- Drop gcc4.2+ patch, merged upstream
* Mon Aug 17 2009 Jarod Wilson <jarod at redhat.com> - 2.11-11
- Fix runtime operation when built with gcc4.2+ (#442285)
* Sat Jul 25 2009 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.11-10
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Mass_Rebuild

  [ 1 ] Bug #528651 - Wrong grub setup if /boot is a part of /
  [ 2 ] Bug #442285 - Solve real cause of #437701 and rebuild memtest86+ with GCC 4.3

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update memtest86+' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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