Fedora 18 Update: rpm-

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-08-26 21:11:09

Name        : rpm
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     :
Release     : 2.fc18
URL         : http://www.rpm.org/
Summary     : The RPM package management system
Description :
The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven
package management system capable of installing, uninstalling,
verifying, querying, and updating software packages. Each software
package consists of an archive of files along with information about
the package like its version, a description, etc.

Update Information:

This update addresses issues related to concurrent rpmdb access and a build-time crash on %caps() usage in spec files.

* Mon Aug 26 2013 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com> -
- fix build-time double-free on file capability processing (#956190)
- check for stale locks when opening write-cursors (#860500)
- serialize BDB environment open/close (#924417)
* Wed Feb  6 2013 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com> -
- update to (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/
* Mon Jan 28 2013 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com> - 4.10.2-2
- armv7hl and armv7hnl should not have -mthumb (#901901)
- fix regression on paths shared between a real file/dir and a ghost
* Mon Dec 10 2012 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com> - 4.10.2-1
- update to 4.10.2 (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.10.2)

  [ 1 ] Bug #860500 - yum gets stuck during cleanup/verification, but running another yum process unsticks it
  [ 2 ] Bug #924417 - error: rpmdb: BDB0113 Thread/process 2698/140043716605952 failed: BDB1507 Thread died in Berkeley DB library
  [ 3 ] Bug #956190 - rpmbuild crashes with double free or corruption (fasttop) when %caps directives are at the end of a %files section or have wildcards

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

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