Fedora 14 Update: gcl-2.6.8-0.8.20110516cvs.fc14

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-7731
2011-06-02 10:18:56
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Name        : gcl
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     : 2.6.8
Release     : 0.8.20110516cvs.fc14
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/gcl/
Summary     : GNU Common Lisp
Description :
GCL is a Common Lisp currently compliant with the ANSI standard.  Lisp
compilation produces native code through the intermediary of the
system's C compiler, from which GCL derives efficient performance and
facile portability. Currently uses TCL/Tk as GUI.

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Update Information:

This update fixes the SELinux labeling of GCL-compiled Maxima files, as well as introducing a few minor bug fixes from upstream.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Jun  1 2011 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 2.6.8-0.8.20110516cvs
- Update to 20110516 CVS snapshot for more bug fixes
- Fix SELinux policy for maxima (bz 650279)
- Drop upstreamed volatile patch
* Thu Dec 30 2010 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 2.6.8-0.7.20101115cvs
- Update to 20101115 CVS snapshot for more bug fixes
- Drop upstreamed loginname patch
- Add man page patch
- Add license file to -selinux package
- Don't force dynamic BFD so we can use custreloc instead
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #650279 - SELinux is preventing /usr/lib64/maxima/5.22.1/binary-gcl/maxima from changing the access     protection of memory on the heap.
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=650279
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