Fedora 13 Update: kexec-tools-2.0.0-36.fc13

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-07-13 20:01:33

Name        : kexec-tools
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     : 2.0.0
Release     : 36.fc13
URL         : None
Summary     : The kexec/kdump userspace component.
Description :
kexec-tools provides /sbin/kexec binary that facilitates a new
kernel to boot using the kernel's kexec feature either on a
normal or a panic reboot. This package contains the /sbin/kexec
binary and ancillary utilities that together form the userspace
component of the kernel's kexec feature.

Update Information:

massive update to forward port lots of fixes from RHEL

* Thu Jul  1 2010 Neil Horman <nhorman at redhat.com> - 2.0.0-36
- Massive forward port of missing patches from RHEL
- Update mkdumprd to pull in all modules needed
- Fix mkdumprd typo
- Removed universal add of ata_piix from mkdumprd
- Fix infinite loop from modprobe changes
- Fixed kexec-kdump-howto.doc for RHEL6
- Update makedumpfile to 1.3.5
- Improved mkdumprd run time
- Cai's fix for broken regex
- Fixing crashkernel syntax parsing
- Fix initscript to return proper LSB return codes
- Fixed bad call to resolve_dm_name
- Added poweroff option to mkdumprd
- Fixed readlink issue
- Fixed x86_64 page_offset specifictaion
- Fixed lvm setup loop to not hang
- Added utsname support to makedumpfile for 2.6.32
- Fix critical_disks list to exclude cciss/md
- Add help info for -b option
- Add ability to handle firmware hotplug events
- Update mkdumprd to deal with changes in busybox fsck
- Vitaly's fix to detect need for 64 bit elf
- Fix major/minor numbers on /dev/rtc
- Fix ssh id propogation w/ selinux
- Add blacklist feature to kdump.conf
- Remove bogus debug comment from mkdumprd.
- Fix scp monitoring script
- Fixed mkdumprd to remove dup insmod
- Fixed kdump fsck pause
- Fixed kdump option handling
- fixed raid5 module detection
* Wed May 12 2010 Neil Horman <nhorman at redhat.com> - 2.0.0-35
- Fixed readlink bug in mkdumprd (bz 590923)

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

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