Fedora 16 Update: dracut-013-8.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-12212
2011-09-07 03:17:59
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Name        : dracut
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 013
Release     : 8.fc16
URL         : https://dracut.wiki.kernel.org/
Summary     : Initramfs generator using udev
Description :
Dracut contains tools to create a bootable initramfs for 2.6 Linux kernels.
Unlike existing implementations, dracut does hard-code as little as possible
into the initramfs. Dracut contains various modules which are driven by the
event-based udev. Having root on MD, DM, LVM2, LUKS is supported as well as
NFS, iSCSI, NBD, FCoE with the dracut-network package.

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Update Information:

Fixed "cannot mount live image (unknown filesystem type)" for DVD installs.
add /lib/udev/input_id to the initramfs, fix hmac install
fixed environment passing to real init, fixed lvm on md raid
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #735199 - "mount -t squashfs" fails
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735199
  [ 2 ] Bug #733674 - linuxrc doesn't read CMS config file
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=733674
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update dracut' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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