Fedora 19 Update: fedup-0.8.0-4.fc19

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-03-01 13:20:04

Name        : fedup
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 0.8.0
Release     : 4.fc19
URL         : https://github.com/wgwoods/fedup
Summary     : The Fedora Upgrade tool
Description :
fedup is the Fedora Upgrade tool.

Update Information:

This update provides some significant bug fixes from fedup upstream, while we wait for the 0.8.1 release. Most notably it should resolve the commonly-encountered problem where upgrade fails if /var is not part of the root partition.

* Fri Feb 28 2014 Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> 0.8.0-4
- backport a few more bugfixes from git master:
  + fix upgrade startup when packagedir isn't on root (#1045168)
  + Fix --network VERSION if /etc/debian_release exists (#1057817)
  + Warn the user if upgrade contains no kernels
- bump the required systemd version (also a 'backport' from git)
* Tue Dec 10 2013 Will Woods <wwoods at redhat.com> 0.8.0-3
- Fix crash with Ctrl-C on F18
- Fix --instrepo with --device/--iso
* Wed Dec  4 2013 Will Woods <wwoods at redhat.com> 0.8.0-0
- Check signatures on downloaded packages and images (#877623)
- Added --nogpgcheck, --instrepokey, --enableplugin, --disableplugin
- Improve error messages and warnings about transaction problems
- Improve disk space error messages (#949963)
- Clarify "instrepo not found" error (#980818)
- Start upgrade using systemd generator instead of boot args (#964303)
- Fix emergency shell on F17 upgrades (#958586)
- Don't start upgrade if media/packages are missing (#984415)
- Check for mismatched instrepo arch (#981180)
- Fix traceback with deltarpm (#1005895)
- Use the right kernel for Xen guests (#1023618)
- Fix mirror failover for instrepo (#1027573)
- Download multiple packages in parallel for extra speed
- Lots of other bugfixes

  [ 1 ] Bug #1045168 - failure to boot upgrade environment if /var is not on rootfs
  [ 2 ] Bug #1057817 - "error: argument --network: invalid VERSION value" if /etc/debian_version exists

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

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