Fedora 14 Update: wget-1.12-4.fc14

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-10283
2011-08-03 22:26:13
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Name        : wget
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 1.12
Release     : 4.fc14
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/wget/
Summary     : A utility for retrieving files using the HTTP or FTP protocols
Description :
GNU Wget is a file retrieval utility which can use either the HTTP or
FTP protocols. Wget features include the ability to work in the
background while you are logged out, recursive retrieval of
directories, file name wildcard matching, remote file timestamp
storage and comparison, use of Rest with FTP servers and Range with
HTTP servers to retrieve files over slow or unstable connections,
support for Proxy servers, and configurability.

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Update Information:

This update fixes incorrect validation of certificates. It also updates the upstream URL in the metadata.
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ChangeLog:

* Thu Jun 23 2011 Volker Fröhlich <volker27 at gmx.at> - 1.12-4
- Applied patch to accept subjectAltNames in X509 certificates (#674186)
- New URL (#658969)
* Mon Feb  7 2011 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #674186 - wget fails to verify proper certificate
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=674186
  [ 2 ] Bug #658969 - URL is incorrect
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=658969
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update wget' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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