Fedora 19 Update: wget-1.14-8.fc19

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-07-15 23:37:30

Name        : wget
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 1.14
Release     : 8.fc19
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/wget/
Summary     : A utility for retrieving files using the HTTP or FTP protocols
Description :
GNU Wget is a file retrieval utility which can use either the HTTP or
FTP protocols. Wget features include the ability to work in the
background while you are logged out, recursive retrieval of
directories, file name wildcard matching, remote file timestamp
storage and comparison, use of Rest with FTP servers and Range with
HTTP servers to retrieve files over slow or unstable connections,
support for Proxy servers, and configurability.

Update Information:

- fixes for several bugs
- documented missing options

* Mon Jul 15 2013 Tomas Hozza <thozza at redhat.com> - 1.14-8
- Fix deadcode and possible use of NULL in vprintf (#913153)
- Add documentation for --regex-type and --preserve-permissions
- Fix --preserve-permissions to work as documented (and expected)
- Fix bug when authenticating using user:password at url syntax (#912358)
- Document and fix --backups option
* Wed Jul 10 2013 Tomas Hozza <thozza at redhat.com> - 1.14-7
- Fix double free of iri->orig_url (#981778)
* Mon Jun 24 2013 Tomas Hozza <thozza at redhat.com> - 1.14-6
- add missing options accept-regex and reject-regex to man page

  [ 1 ] Bug #981778 - *** glibc detected *** wget: double free or corruption (!prev): 0x0979df90 ***
  [ 2 ] Bug #912358 - wget syntax to login to protected site using http://username:password@server/ stopped working
  [ 3 ] Bug #913153 - [abrt] wget-1.14-3.fc18: _IO_vfprintf_internal: Process /usr/bin/wget was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)

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

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