Fedora 18 Update: gfal2-2.2.0-1.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-04-11 22:58:15

Name        : gfal2
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 2.2.0
Release     : 1.fc18
URL         : https://svnweb.cern.ch/trac/lcgutil/wiki/gfal2
Summary     : Grid file access library 2.0
Description :
GFAL 2.0 offers an a single and simple POSIX-like API
for the file operations in grids and cloud environments.
The set of supported protocols depends
of the gfal2 installed plugins.

Update Information:

Release 2.2 of GFAL 2.0, synchronization with EMI3

* Wed Mar 20 2013 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.2.0-1
- disable http plugin for EMI
* Wed Mar 20 2013 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.2.0-0
- fix thread safety issue with gsiftp plugin
 - add the bring online API
 - support for the http plugin by default
 - remove executable stack need
 - remove openMP dependency
 - add synchronous cancellation API
 - add gsiftp performance marker timeout
 - support for srm session reuse
 - reduce memory footprint
* Fri Feb 22 2013 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.1.6-0
- FTS 3.0 EMI 3 update
 - minor fix on the cancel logic
 - change the performance marker auto-cancel threading model
 - change the performance marker default timeout value
* Mon Feb 11 2013 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.1.5-0
- FTS 3.0 EMI 3 release sync
 - include event hooks support
 - include cancel logic support
 - include performance marker auto-cancel for gsiftp
 - include checksum timeout support for gsiftp
 - include srm session re-use support
* Thu Jan 10 2013 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.1.1-0
- fix a minor memory issue with the gfal_transfer stack
 - fix a wrong error report problem with srm third party copy
* Wed Dec  5 2012 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.1.0-2
- fix an issue this surl to turl resolution for SRM third party copy
* Fri Nov 30 2012 Adrien Devresse <adevress at cern.ch> - 2.1.0-0
- One-globus session system for gsiftp plugin ( FTS 3.0 need )
 - correct a major issue with the gass attribute system in gsiftp plugin
 - change the lfc set/get env var for a one compatible with set/get opt
 - add set/nb streams option for gsiftp
 - add the mkdir rec function for SRM transfer
 - correct an issue with opendir and srm_ls ( ENOTDIR error silent )
 - correct a memory leak in the cache system
 - correct timeout support for gsiftp transfer
 - implement tcp buffer size support for gsiftp layer
 - apply a correction on the SRM over-write logic, related to a BeStMan errcode problem on File Not Found with srmRm ( EOS )
 - apply a fix on the transfer gsiftp timeout ( protection against multiple cancel )
 - fix for SRM filesize problem ( defined to 0, workaround ) related to globus 426 error bad filesize
 - secure the callback system for globus gass timeout
 - base implementation of the http plugin
 - improve reliability of the bdii resolution
 - add a fallback mechanism in case of bdii bad resolution
 - correct several race conditions in the bdii layer
 - add thread safe support for set/get variables in liblfc
 - correct a deadlock problem with globus and gisftp plugin
 - implement the mkdir_rec logic for general purpose
 - implement the parent folder creation logic with gridftp
 - add support for lfc://host/path URL style for the lfc plugin
 - switch off_t to 64bits size by default ( _FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64)
 - provide a "nobdii" like option
 - provide the choice of turl protocol resolution for srm plugin

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update gfal2' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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