Fedora 15 Update: NetworkManager-0.8.999-3.git20110526.fc15

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-05-26 21:15:01

Name        : NetworkManager
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 0.8.999
Release     : 3.git20110526.fc15
URL         : http://www.gnome.org/projects/NetworkManager/
Summary     : Network connection manager and user applications
Description :
NetworkManager is a system network service that manages your network devices
and connections, attempting to keep active network connectivity when available.
It manages ethernet, WiFi, mobile broadband (WWAN), and PPPoE devices, and
provides VPN integration with a variety of different VPN services.


* Thu May 26 2011 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com> - 0.8.999-3.git20110526
- compat: fix activation/deactivation of VPN connections (rh #699786)
- core: fix autodetection of previously-used hidden wifi networks
- core: silence error if ConsoleKit database does not yet exist (rh #695617)
- core: fix Ad-Hoc frequency handling (rh #699203)
- core: fixes for migrated OpenConnect VPN plugin connections
- core: various fixes for VPN connection secrets handling
- core: send only short hostname to DHCP servers (rh #694758)
- core: better handling of PKCS#8 private keys
- core: fix dispatcher script interface name handling
- editor: fix potential crash when connection is invalid (rh #704848)
- editor: allow _ as a valid character for GSM APNs

  [ 1 ] Bug #699786 - VPN connections broken in the compat interface
  [ 2 ] Bug #695617 - Error stating file /var/run/ConsoleKit/database in nm_session_monitor_init()
  [ 3 ] Bug #699203 - Unable to connect to ad-hoc WiFi network using nl80211
  [ 4 ] Bug #694758 - dhclient sends FQDN as a host name in DHCP request
  [ 5 ] Bug #704848 - [abrt] NetworkManager-gnome-0.8.999-2.git20110509.fc15: g_type_check_instance: Process /usr/bin/nm-connection-editor was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)

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

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