Fedora 17 Update: NetworkManager-0.9.3.995-0.6.git20120314.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-3861
2012-03-16 02:34:19
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Name        : NetworkManager
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 0.9.3.995
Release     : 0.6.git20120314.fc17
URL         : http://www.gnome.org/projects/NetworkManager/
Summary     : Network connection manager and user applications
Description :
NetworkManager is a system network service that manages your network devices
and connections, attempting to keep active network connectivity when available.
It manages ethernet, WiFi, mobile broadband (WWAN), and PPPoE devices, and
provides VPN integration with a variety of different VPN services.

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Update Information:

This update fixes an issue with carrier detection not working correctly, VPN connections not requesting passwords, duplicate devices shown in applet menus, and IPv6 address assignment.  It also adds support for bonding and VLAN interfaces, IPv6 Privacy Extensions, and Internet connectivity checking.

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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #800690 - NM 0.9.3.995-0.4.git20120302.fc17 fails to bring up network
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=800690
  [ 2 ] Bug #798102 - back tic in wireless password breaks /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/keys-<SSID-name> when called from ifup
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=798102
  [ 3 ] Bug #802540 - NetworkManager-vpnc not asking for password with latest update
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=802540
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update NetworkManager' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
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https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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