Fedora 20 Update: root-5.34.18-1.fc20

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2014-4281
2014-03-24 05:00:05
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Name        : root
Product     : Fedora 20
Version     : 5.34.18
Release     : 1.fc20
URL         : http://root.cern.ch/
Summary     : Numerical data analysis framework
Description :
The ROOT system provides a set of object oriented frameworks with all
the functionality needed to handle and analyze large amounts of data
in a very efficient way. Having the data defined as a set of objects,
specialized storage methods are used to get direct access to the
separate attributes of the selected objects, without having to touch
the bulk of the data. Included are histogramming methods in 1, 2 and 3
dimensions, curve fitting, function evaluation, minimization, graphics
and visualization classes to allow the easy setup of an analysis
system that can query and process the data interactively or in batch
mode.

Thanks to the built in CINT C++ interpreter the command language, the
scripting, or macro, language and the programming language are all
C++. The interpreter allows for fast prototyping of the macros since
it removes the time consuming compile/link cycle. It also provides a
good environment to learn C++. If more performance is needed the
interactively developed macros can be compiled using a C++ compiler.

The system has been designed in such a way that it can query its
databases in parallel on MPP machines or on clusters of workstations
or high-end PCs. ROOT is an open system that can be dynamically
extended by linking external libraries. This makes ROOT a premier
platform on which to build data acquisition, simulation and data
analysis systems.

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Update Information:

Update to 5.34.18

http://root.cern.ch/drupal/content/root-version-v5-34-00-patch-release-notes

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ChangeLog:

* Sat Mar 22 2014 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.18-1
- Update to 5.34.18
- Build GFAL module using libgfal2
- New sub-package: root-vdt
* Wed Feb 26 2014 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.17-1
- Update to 5.34.17
* Fri Feb 14 2014 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.15-1
- Update to 5.34.15
- Drop patch root-davix.patch
* Thu Jan  9 2014 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.14-3
- Rebuild for cfitsio 3.360
* Mon Dec 23 2013 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.14-2
- Adapt to davix >= 0.2.8
* Thu Dec 19 2013 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.14-1
- Update to 5.34.14
- New sub-package: root-net-davix
- Drop patch root-pythia8-incdir.patch
* Tue Dec  3 2013 Mattias Ellert <mattias.ellert at fysast.uu.se> - 5.34.13-1
- Update to 5.34.13
- Remove java-devel build dependency (not needed with Fedora's libhdfs)
- Adapt to pythia8 >= 8.1.80
* Mon Nov 25 2013 Orion Poplawski <orion at cora.nwra.com> - 5.34.10-3
- Fix hadoop lib location
* Mon Nov 18 2013 Dave Airlie <airlied at redhat.com> - 5.34.10-2
- rebuilt for GLEW 1.10
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