[SECURITY] Fedora 18 Update: kexec-tools-2.0.3-64.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-01-04 20:16:19

Name        : kexec-tools
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 2.0.3
Release     : 64.fc18
URL         : None
Summary     : The kexec/kdump userspace component.
Description :
kexec-tools provides /sbin/kexec binary that facilitates a new
kernel to boot using the kernel's kexec feature either on a
normal or a panic reboot. This package contains the /sbin/kexec
binary and ancillary utilities that together form the userspace
component of the kernel's kexec feature.

Update Information:

fix exec on stack issue for ppc32

* Fri Jan  4 2013 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-64
- fix issue of exec on stack for ppc32
* Fri Dec 21 2012 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-63
- revert explictly handling of PIPESTATUS
- enable pipefail bash option
- wrong ssh key fix
- build fix: Update 3 po files: po/gu.po po/or.po po/zh_CN.po
* Fri Dec 21 2012 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-62
- Pull translated po files from zanata
- Optimize redundent code fetching server of network dump
- change the dump dir format to be more readable
* Wed Dec 12 2012 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-61
- firstboot:fix reserve mem ui spinbox step size
- handle readonly mounted filesystem
* Mon Dec 10 2012 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-60
- makedumpfile 1.5.1
- Update po tar.gz
- Add a notes for zanata process
- Add two xmls file for po zanata translation
- Cleanup and recreate po files
* Fri Nov 16 2012 Dave Young <ruyang at redhat.com> - 2.0.3-59
- Enable kdump service after installation
- get MEM_RESERVED from sysfs attribute
- get_ssh_size: use -n to redirect stdin from /dev/null
- add random feeding code for ssh dump
- kdump option space checking improvement
- kdumpctl: multi dump target checking fix

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

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