Fedora 17 Update: cifs-utils-5.7-1.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-15827
2012-10-11 00:35:23
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Name        : cifs-utils
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 5.7
Release     : 1.fc17
URL         : http://linux-cifs.samba.org/cifs-utils/
Summary     : Utilities for mounting and managing CIFS mounts
Description :
The SMB/CIFS protocol is a standard file sharing protocol widely deployed
on Microsoft Windows machines. This package contains tools for mounting
shares on Linux using the SMB/CIFS protocol. The tools in this package
work in conjunction with support in the kernel to allow one to mount a
SMB/CIFS share onto a client and use it as if it were a standard Linux
file system.

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Update Information:

This release fixes a number of bugs in cifs-utils and adds some documentation updates.
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Oct  9 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.7-1
- update to 5.7
* Fri Aug 24 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.6-2
- update to current upstream head
* Thu Jul 26 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.6-1
- update to 5.6
* Mon Jul  9 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.5-2
- remove -Werror flag
- enable PIE and RELRO
* Wed May 30 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.5-1
- update to 5.5
* Wed Apr 25 2012 Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> 5.4-2
- rebuild to fix dependencies due to libwbclient changes
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #855946 - mount.cifs does not recognize/implement the nofail option
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=855946
  [ 2 ] Bug #860154 - Cannot enable 'exec' mount option when mounting CIFS directories using kerberos
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=860154
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update cifs-utils' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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