Fedora 18 Update: abrt-2.1.5-1.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-06-16 03:07:52

Name        : abrt
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 2.1.5
Release     : 1.fc18
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/abrt/
Summary     : Automatic bug detection and reporting tool
Description :
abrt is a tool to help users to detect defects in applications and
to create a bug report with all information needed by maintainer to fix it.
It uses  plugin system to extend its functionality.

Update Information:

This is an update that fixes problems with:
* saving problems as files
* uploading problems to scp, ftp, etc.
* reporting of anaconda problems to bugzilla
* unfriendly workflow configuration window
* missing dependencies and unowned directories
* reporting of vmcore problems
* slow systemd units start up
* wrong local deduplication

The following things adds:
* --since and --until command line arguments to abrt-cli
* support for NMI stack traces in kernel oopses

* Fri Jun 14 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.5-1
- abrt-retrace-client requires tar closes #635
- abrt-tui requires abrt closes #633
- a-d-oops: obtain kernel version from the oops
- a-a-p-ccpp-analysis: import all used attributes
- vmcore: provide all problem elements necessary for the reporting
- a-d-oops: add 'update' command line argument
- a-a-g-core-backtrace: don't crash if kernel file doesn't exist
- a-a-a-vmcore: save kernel version in 'kernel' file
- abrt-cli: make status help message more precise
- abrt-cli status: don't include reported problems into count
- abrt-cli list: implement --since and --until
- abrt-python: open dirs read-only if possible
- dbus: ChownProblemDir method really changes the owner
- python: disable events in collision with anaconda
- abrt-python requires pygobject2
- systemd units: start services only if it make sense
- abrt-harvest-uefioops.in: test for abrtd after testing for pstore, not before
- make abrt-uefioops.service conditional on /sys/fs/pstore being populated
- dbus: fix SetElement failing when shrinking an item
- spec: fix unowned directories
- abrt-python: whole python API path in POTFILES.skip
- abrt-python: fix dbus compatibility on RHEL6
- abrt-python: check if gid equals current users gid
- abrt-python: fix tests compatibility with python 2.6
- abrt-python: pass DD_OPEN_READONLY only if available
- abrt-python: fix deprecation warnings
- console notification shouldn't ask confirmation - closes #652
- Short BT deduplication false positives workaround
- Only problems of same type can be duplicates
- abrt-python: fix bug in problem.get
- abrt-python: pep8 cleanup
- koops parse: support <NMI> frame prefix
- don't show non critical errors in console notification
- Resolves: #971194, #966726
* Mon May  6 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.4-3
- don't show non critical errors in console notification
- use last_occurrence with --since
* Fri May  3 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.4-2
- start abrtd.service after livecd
- udpate translation
- add addon-uefioops
* Tue Apr 30 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.4-1
- build abrtd and setuided executables with full relro rhbz#812284
- added a console notification script to profile.d closes #641
- return the right exit code for user cancellation
- add more examples to Problem API doc
- updated translation Related: #951416
- Replace "THANKYOU" with EXIT_STOP_EVENT_RUN exit code (70)
- abrt-action-ureport: rewrite in python, improve messages
- abrt-cli: added 'status' command
- abrt-cli: make "report -v[vv]" export correct $ABRT_VERBOSE value
- bodhi, retrace: support /etc/os-release
- abrt-action-generate-core-backtrace: be a bit more verbose
- abrt-dump-oops: add "Machine Check Exception" to the list of watched strings rhbz#812537
- abrt-action-install-debuginfo: do not assume os.execvp never returns
- abrtd: mark unprocessed dump directories as not-reportable
- abrtd: update last occurrence dump dir file
- spec: remove the commented macros rhbz#864851
- spec: added the versioned abrt-libs requires to silence rpmdiff rhbz#881123
- spec: create a new subpackage for the console notification #641
- spec: add deps. required for reporting to abrt-cli pkg
- spec: inc required version of libreport
* Mon Apr  8 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.3-2
- Require correct version of libreport
- Add dependecies required for reporting to abrt-cli package
- Resolves: #948051
* Wed Mar 27 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.3-1
- record runlevel
- Integration with satyr
- dbus: check correct errno after dump_dir_is_accessible_by_uid()
- require libreport workflow package acc. to OS type
- remove the abrt-gui closes #629
- retrace-client: do not allow space in os_release_id; closes #625
- Remove all smolt-related files and code bits
- abrtd: recreate Dump Location directory if it is delete
* Mon Mar 25 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.2-3
- Check if restorecon cmd exists and run it only if it does
- Resolves: #926934
* Fri Mar 22 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.2-2
- Require correct version of libreport
- Add a patch for abrtd which ensures that the dump location always exists
* Tue Mar 19 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.2-1
- Improve log messages
- Update translation
- Introduce helpers for management of list of ignored problems
- applet: show a confirmation notify bubble for reported problems in ShortenedReporting mode
- applet: mark problems as ignored and don't notify ignored problems
- applet: remove confusing "Show" button
- applet: pass problem's id to the gui app
- abrt-ccpp: try to read hs_err.log from crash's CWD
- abrt-action-perform-ccpp-analysis: Complain if analyze_RetraceServer can't run. Closes 619
- abrt-gui: change URL to point to most recent doc
- add abrt-action-analyze-ccpp-local to ccpp-addon related to rhbz#759443
- analyze-ccpp don't suid to abrt when run as root, related rhbz#759443
- abrtd: prohibit DumpLocation == WatchCrashdumpArchiveDir. Closes rhbz#854668
- abrtd: don't blame interpreter, blame the running script #609
- a-a-ureport: don't fail on missing counter file
- a-a-ureport: allow to send ureport more than once
- dbus doc: install abrt-dbus documentation files to the correct places
- dbus doc: extend the documentation of DBus API
- dbus doc: make xml interface parseable by qtdbusxml2cpp
- dbus: add basics to a new problem
- abrt-harvest-vmcore: don't copy dir from var/spool if copy already exists
- fix path in the collect_xsession_errors event
- retrace-client: print dots instead of repeated status message
- move abrt.pth to arch specific location rhbz#912540
- Make forking code paths more robust.
- add more logging to catch "stuck core-backtrace" problem; reduce gdb looping
- Resolves: #879160, #854668, #885044, #903005, #905412, #909968, #912540
* Tue Mar  5 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.1-3
- disable shortened and auto reporting in RHEL
- Resolves: #918040, #918041
* Tue Mar  5 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.1-2
- remove ureport events from the reporting workflow in RHEL
* Mon Feb  4 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.1-1
- add SETGID bit to abrt-action-install-debuginfo-to-abrt-cache
- add abrt-desktop depency on libreport-fedora
- abrt-dump-{oops,xorg}: limit amount of created dirs, add cooldown sleep if exceeded
- abrt-watch-log: handle a case when child doesn't process its input
- abrt-watch-log: fix a bug in mmap error check
- abrt-action-analyze-xorg: fix the case with DIR != "."
- Resolves: #908256
* Mon Feb  4 2013 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> 2.1.0-1
- pkg-config: export defaultdumplocation variable
- configure: set default dump location to /var/tmp/abrt
- abrtd: sanitize mode and ovner of all elements
- updated translation
- abrtd-inotify-flood test: expend it to check for another inotify-related bug
- gnome-abrt is default GUI
- applet: on requrest open gnome-abrt instead of abrt-gui
- Make it so that g_io_channel_read_chars(channel_inotify) does not buffer data.
- multilib fixes
- daemon: unify accessibility check before delete with dbus
- dbus: move dir accessibility check from abrt to libreport
- dbus: user dd_chown instead of own impl.
- allow default dump directory to be configured through cmd line args
- introduce abrt-python
- reporter-bz: post a comment to dup bug, if we found a dup. version 2.
- replace left over magic dd modes by macro
- synchronize default dump dir mode with libreport
- replace all occurrences of hardcoded dump location by a variable
- harvest-vmcore: read dump dir path from configuration
- use lchown when chowning files over dbus
- use lchown when chowning newly created problem directory
- verify-that-report-edits test: fix to account for new CLI interface
- koops: add all x86 TRAP prefixes to list of suspicious strings
- koops: put all suspicious strings to global variable
- applet: extend comment. No code changes
- applet: introduce shortened reporting
- abrt-applet: handle SIGTERM and perform nice termination
- abrt-applet: update the seen list on every possible action
- applet: don't notify outdated new problems
- Add and use "report-cli" event instead of removed "report-cli -r" option
- fixed the relro flags rhbz#812284
- applet: unref unused GIOChannel
- Resolves: #892230, #895742
* Thu Dec 20 2012 Jiri Moskovcak <jmoskovc at redhat.com> 2.0.20-1
- New version 2.0.20
- Fix typo: usefull->useful
- koops: generate core backtrace if missing
- udpated po files
- Cosmetic fixes in abrtd-inotify-flood test
- Hook up abrtd-inotify-flood to test infrastructure
- Add a testcase for inotify flood
- replace 'Start Autoreport' btn by a popup dialog
- dbus: NewProblem returns full path as problem_id
- abrt-action-analyze-xorg: fix /usr/include/paths.h -> paths.h
- abrtd: set inotify fd to non-blocking mode; ignore 0-sized inotify reads. Closes rhbz#873815
- s/ABRT dump/problem directory/g
- abrt-applet: don't leak component name
- abrt-applet: alerts only not reported problems
- build system: Remove leftover of abrt-action-analyze-xorg shell script
- Rewrite abrt-action-analyze-xorg in C (partially)
- rework abrt-gui>Help>'Report problem with ABRT'
- abrt-action-analyze-oops: fix help text - we have no -s option
- Help text fix - using "problem directory" consistently
- abrt-dump-oops: add list of tainted modules to NOT_REPORTABLE string. Closes trac#821
- a-a-p-c-a: use ask_yes_no_yesforever() fn from reportclient
- abrt-dump-oops: save /proc/modules contents. Partially closes trac#821
- add ureporter wrapper sending ureport only once per problem dir
- introduce Desktop Session Autoreporting
- add Autoreporting configuration options
- abrt-action-analyze-xorg: robustify 'test "a" = "b"' against bugs
- Collect ~/.xsession_errors from its new path, if it is there. Closes trac#791
- reflect recent libreport API changes .trac#822
- Indentation fix. No code changes.
- minor fix to previous commit realted to .trac#541
- don't use gtk_main* when using gtk_application .trac#890
- minor fix to quit button
- Make "Open problem data" open the expert mode GUI
- Teach kernel oops hash to ignore "<IRQ>" / "<EOI>" prefixes. Closes rhbz#875852
- introduce DeleteElement D-Bus method
- introduce SetElement D-Bus method
- allow only one instance of gui trac#541
- runtests/bugzilla-comment-format: fix false positive AGAIN
- update translations
- a-a-p-c-a: use correct name in gettext initialization
- Fix build system so that make rpm works again
- runtests/bugzilla-comment-format: fix false positive
- Improve xorg post-create. closes trac#838
- Update po files
- fix problem occurrence counter updating algorithm
- abrt-dbus: immediately return an error if not-existing problem is requested
- bugzilla-comment-format: new test
- a-a-p-c-a: use event python API instead of abrt-handle-event
- doc: add dbus problems service specification

  [ 1 ] Bug #971194 - [abrt] abrt-addon-ccpp-2.1.4-3.fc18: abrt-action-perform-ccpp-analysis:37:handle_event:NameError: global name 'RETURN_FAILURE' is not defined
  [ 2 ] Bug #966726 - abrt-action-generate-core-backtrace in abrt-addon-vmcore fails Segmentation fault (SIGSEGV or killed by signal 11)

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