Fedora 16 Update: hfsplus-tools-332.14-15.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-8663
2012-06-01 16:16:16
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Name        : hfsplus-tools
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 332.14
Release     : 15.fc16
URL         : http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_hfsplus
Summary     : Tools to create/check Apple HFS+ filesystems
Description :
HFS+, HFS Plus, or Mac OS Extended are names for a file system developed by
Apple Computer to replace their Hierarchical File System (HFS). In addition to
being the default file system on modern Apple computers, HFS+ is one of two
formats, FAT being the other, that are supported by the iPod hard-disk based
music player. Unlike FAT, HFS+ supports UNIX style file permissions, which
makes it useful, for serving and sharing files in a secured manner. As Apple
Computer's devices and systems become increasingly ubiquitous, it becomes
important that Linux fully support this format.  This package provides tools
to create and check HFS+ filesystems under Linux.

The Linux kernel does not support writing to HFS+ journals, writing to a
hfsplus partition is recommended only after disabling journaling; however, the
kernel, as of version 2.6.16, supports case-sensitivity (also known as HFSX)
commit.

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Update Information:

Add -a alias for -p in fsck.hfsplus
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ChangeLog:

* Wed May 30 2012 Adam Jackson <ajax at redhat.com> 332.14-15
- hfsplus-tools-332.14-dash-a.patch: Add -a alias for -p to fsck.hfsplus
  (#591362, patch from Chris Bagwell)
* Fri Jan 13 2012 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 332.14-14
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_17_Mass_Rebuild
* Sat Nov 19 2011 Matthew Garrett <mjg at redhat,com> 332.14-13
- hfsplus-tools-332.14-fix-uuid.patch: Fix UUID generation
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #591362 - Invalid option -a passed to fsck.hfsplus during boot
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=591362
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