Fedora 18 Update: grub2-2.00-5.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-08-24 00:11:45.410520

Name        : grub2
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 2.00
Release     : 5.fc18
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/
Summary     : Bootloader with support for Linux, Multiboot and more
Description :
The GRand Unified Bootloader (GRUB) is a highly configurable and customizable
bootloader with modular architecture.  It support rich varietyof kernel formats,
file systems, computer architectures and hardware devices.  This subpackage
provides support for PC BIOS systems.

Update Information:

- Fixes rpm macro evaluation on non-x86_64 for pesign
- Provides signed grub2 and kernel images

  [ 1 ] Bug #849244 - Include signed grub2 and kernel in Alpha
  [ 2 ] Bug #850003 - One machine is crashing when running kernel-PAE-3.6.0-0.rc2.git0.1.fc18.i686 but not kernel-PAE-3.6.0-0.rc1.git0.2.fc18.i686
  [ 3 ] Bug #843860 - "fb: conflicting fb hw usage cirrusdrmfb vs EFI VGA - removing generic driver" results in no further console output
  [ 4 ] Bug #846037 - suspicious RCU usage. security/selinux/netnode.c:178
  [ 5 ] Bug #847548 - kernel BUG at include/linux/scatterlist.h:67 (vp_set / virtscsi_init / virtscsi_complete_free) kernel panics when virtio-scsi module is loaded

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update grub2' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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