Fedora 13 Update: schroot-1.2.3-9.fc13

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-06-10 18:18:06

Name        : schroot
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     : 1.2.3
Release     : 9.fc13
URL         : http://packages.debian.org/schroot
Summary     : Execute commands in a chroot environment
Description :
schroot allows users to execute commands or interactive shells in
different chroots.  Any number of named chroots may be created, and
access permissions given to each, including root access for normal
users, on a per-user or per-group basis.  Additionally, schroot can
switch to a different user in the chroot, using PAM for
authentication and authorisation.  All operations are logged for

Several different types of chroot are supported, including normal
directories in the filesystem, and also block devices.  Sessions,
persistent chroots created on the fly from files (tar with optional
compression and zip) and LVM snapshots are also supported.

schroot supports kernel personalities, allowing the programs run
inside the chroot to have a different personality.  For example,
running 32-bit chroots on 64-bit systems, or even running binaries
from alternative operating systems such as SVR4 or Xenix.

schroot also integrates with sbuild, to allow building packages with
all supported chroot types, including session-managed chroot types
such as LVM snapshots.

schroot shares most of its options with dchroot, but offers vastly
more functionality.

Update Information:

Here is where you give an explanation of your update.

* Mon Jun  7 2010 Zach Carter <z.carter at f5.com> - 1.2.3-9
- Require libuuid-devel at build time.  BZ #600639
* Mon May 24 2010 Zach Carter <z.carter at f5.com> - 1.2.3-8
- update PATH in /etc/schroot/script-defaults - BZ 588200

  [ 1 ] Bug #600639 - fails lvm-snapshot schroot (snapshot-name)

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

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