Fedora 15 Update: nfs-utils-1.2.4-2.fc15

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-09-14 21:55:30

Name        : nfs-utils
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 1.2.4
Release     : 2.fc15
URL         : http://sourceforge.net/projects/nfs
Summary     : NFS utilities and supporting clients and daemons for the kernel NFS server
Description :
The nfs-utils package provides a daemon for the kernel NFS server and
related tools, which provides a much higher level of performance than the
traditional Linux NFS server used by most users.

This package also contains the showmount program.  Showmount queries the
mount daemon on a remote host for information about the NFS (Network File
System) server on the remote host.  For example, showmount can display the
clients which are mounted on that host.

This package also contains the mount.nfs and umount.nfs program.

Update Information:

mount pipefs always, to improve rpcidmapd startup reliability

* Thu Aug  4 2011 J. Bruce Fields <bfields at redhat.com> 1.2.4-2
- Rely on crypto module autoloading in init scripts
- initscripts: just try to mount rpc_pipefs always
* Thu Jul 21 2011 Steve Dickson <steved at redhat.com> 1.2.4-1
- Updated to latest upstream release: nfs-utils-1-2-5-rc1
  * Fixed secure mounts (bz719775)
* Thu Jun 30 2011 Steve Dickson <steved at redhat.com> 1.2.4-0
- Updated to latest upstream release: 1.2.4
    * Fixes CVE-2011-2500 (bz 716950)
* Tue Apr 19 2011 Steve Dickson <steved at redhat.com> 1.2.3-11
- Fixed segfault in rpc.svcgssd (bz 697931)

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

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