Fedora 18 Update: NetworkManager-

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-02-10 03:50:07

Name        : NetworkManager
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     :
Release     : 2.fc18
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 issues with bridging and bonding, suspend/resume, enables Proactive Key Caching, and fixes a number of crashes in certain situations.

* Sat Feb  9 2013 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com> -
- core: use systemd for suspend/resume, not upower
* Fri Feb  8 2013 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com> -
- Update to 0.9.8-beta2
- core: ignore bridges managed by other tools (rh #905035)
- core: fix libnl assert (rh #894653)
- wifi: always use Proactive Key Caching with WPA Enterprise (rh #834444)
- core: don't crash when Internet connection sharing fails to start (rh #883142)

  [ 1 ] Bug #905035 - NM seems to destroy bridge interface making my qemu/kvm guest unusable
  [ 2 ] Bug #894653 - [abrt] NetworkManager- rtnl_link_build_get_request: Process /usr/sbin/NetworkManager was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
  [ 3 ] Bug #883142 - [abrt] NetworkManager- start_sharing: Process /usr/sbin/NetworkManager was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)

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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