Fedora 20 Update: NetworkManager-

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-12-21 01:15:14

Name        : NetworkManager
Product     : Fedora 20
Version     :
Release     : 22.git20131003.fc20
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.

Update Information:

This update fixes an issue with CPU usage when using IPv6 networks with DNSSL and RDNSS capability.
This update fixes dependency problems with boot-time services that depend on networking, ensures that incorrect RA-provided IPv6 default routes are ignored, and sets the IPv4 broadcast address correctly.

* Thu Dec 19 2013 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com> -
- core: fix IPv6 router solicitation loop (rh #1044757)
* Thu Dec 12 2013 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com> -
- core: wait for link before declaring startup complete (rh #1034921)
- core: ignore RA-provided IPv6 default routes (rh #1029213)
- core: set IPv4 broadcast address correctly (rh #1032819)

  [ 1 ] Bug #1044757 - Continuous IPv6 router solicitation loop
  [ 2 ] Bug #1034921 - Remote shares try to mount before network is up
  [ 3 ] Bug #1029213 - NetworkManager consumes 100% CPU printing 'add_object(): Netlink error: Invalid address for specified address family'
  [ 4 ] Bug #1032819 - broadcast address not configured

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/.

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