Fedora 13 Update: facter-1.5.9-1.fc13

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-05-26 21:13:54

Name        : facter
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     : 1.5.9
Release     : 1.fc13
URL         : http://www.puppetlabs.com/puppet/related-projects/facter/
Summary     : Ruby module for collecting simple facts about a host operating system
Description :
Ruby module for collecting simple facts about a host Operating
system. Some of the facts are preconfigured, such as the hostname and the
operating system. Additional facts can be added through simple Ruby scripts

Update Information:

Facter 1.5.9 is a maintenance release containing fixes and updates.

This release contains several fixes, and updated facts, as well as adding some new facts.  These include enhancements with Facter & EC2, additional memory facts for OS X, and better Ruby 1.9 support.

A patch from Orion Poplawski to address upstream issue 7682 (http://projects.puppetlabs.com/issues/7682) has been applied.  This should improve support for EPEL users on Scientific Linux.

For the full list of changes refer to the upstream release announcement:


* Thu May 26 2011 Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com> - 1.5.9-1
- Update to 1.5.9
- Improve Scientific Linux support, courtesy of Orion Poplawski (upstream #7682)
* Tue Feb  8 2011 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.5.8-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild
* Sat Aug 28 2010 Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com> - 1.5.8-1
- Update to 1.5.8

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

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