Fedora 16 Update: newt-0.52.14-1.fc16

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Thu Nov 17 23:42:53 UTC 2011


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-15813
2011-11-12 03:06:01
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Name        : newt
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 0.52.14
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/newt/
Summary     : A library for text mode user interfaces
Description :
Newt is a programming library for color text mode, widget based user
interfaces.  Newt can be used to add stacked windows, entry widgets,
checkboxes, radio buttons, labels, plain text fields, scrollbars,
etc., to text mode user interfaces.  This package also contains the
shared library needed by programs built with newt, as well as a
/usr/bin/dialog replacement called whiptail.  Newt is based on the
slang library.

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Update Information:

This update fixes whiptail to return strings correctly.
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Nov 11 2011 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com> - 0.52.14-1
- fix returning strings in whiptail and whiptcl (#752818)
- fix configure to work with multiple python versions (#737998)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #752818 - whiptail --inputbox (and other string-returning commands) broken
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752818
  [ 2 ] Bug #737998 - Cannot recognize python version correctly
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737998
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update newt' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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