Fedora 17 Update: folks-0.6.8-2.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-03-30 17:55:26

Name        : folks
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 0.6.8
Release     : 2.fc17
URL         : http://telepathy.freedesktop.org/wiki/Folks
Summary     : GObject contact aggregation library
Description :
libfolks is a library that aggregates people from multiple sources (e.g.
Telepathy connection managers and eventually evolution data server,
Facebook, etc.) to create meta-contacts.

Update Information:

Backport patch to fix crash caused when TpAccount is out of sync.
Latest stable release. Changes include:

* FOLKS_DEBUG has been removed in favour of G_MESSAGES_DEBUG (and the bug where folks would set G_MESSAGES_DEBUG for any process linked to it has been fixed)
* A --disable-fatal-warnings configure flag has been added for non-developers
* Update favourite status of EDS contacts with membership of the ‘Starred in Android’ Google Contacts group
* Improvements to linking suggestions (potential matches)
* Improvements to folks-inspect to make it a good command line citizen
* Bug 670191 — IndividualAggregator::is-quiescent is never set to TRUE
* Bug 670523 — persona.vala:153:folks_persona_get_individual: assertion failed: (_tmp6_)
* Bug 672381 — invalid uninstantiatable type `<invalid>' in cast to `FolksIndividual'
* Bug 670347 — Check for null birthday strings
* Bug 661490 — Should mark contacts from the "Starred in Android" group as Favorites
* Bug 671714 — Fail to add contact to the contact list
* Bug 672373 — folks-import segfaults (Archlinux x86_64)
* Bug 670348 — Handle Telepathy CMs crashing/being invalidated
* Bug 671900 — Folks should not suggest linking contacts from telepathy-salut
* Bug 670872 — Should be less sensitive to accentuated chars
* Bug 669984 — Does not notify when contacts are added to groups
* Bug 660235 — Consistent signal handlers to a terminal would be cool
* Bug 671499 — Don't set G_MESSAGES_DEBUG unconditionally

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

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