Fedora 14 Update: rtorrent-0.8.7-4.fc14

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-01-29 17:08:23

Name        : rtorrent
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 0.8.7
Release     : 4.fc14
URL         : http://rtorrent.rakshasa.no/
Summary     : BitTorrent client based on libtorrent
Description :
A BitTorrent client using libtorrent, which on high-bandwidth connections is
able to seed at 3 times the speed of the official client. Using
ncurses its ideal for use with screen or dtach. It supports
saving of sessions and allows the user to add and remove torrents and scanning
of directories for torrent files to seed and/or download.

Update Information:

Adopt insecure SSL patch (as commandline option) (#669251)

This patch adds an option to rtorrent to ignore SSL certificate verification for trackers that use self-signed or otherwise unauthenticated certificates. It is *NOT* enabled by default, users that want this functionality can use it at their own risk, but its use is not recommended.

* Wed Jan 12 2011 Conrad Meyer <konrad at tylerc.org> - 0.8.7-4
- Adopt insecure SSL patch (as commandline option) (#669251)
* Thu Oct 28 2010 Ankur Sinha <ankursinha AT fedoraproject DOT org> - 0.8.7-3
- manually install the man page to correct location
* Wed Oct 27 2010 Ankur Sinha <ankursinha AT fedoraproject DOT org> - 0.8.7-2
- updated FTBFS patch for new version
* Wed Oct 27 2010 Ankur Sinha <ankursinha AT fedoraproject DOT org> - 0.8.7-1
- Update to latest upstream release
- #646981
* Fri Oct 15 2010 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.8.6-4
- document fallocate option (# 466548)
- send patches upstream, link to bug reports in spec file

  [ 1 ] Bug #669251 - rtorrent fails to announce to invalid https trackers

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

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