Fedora 21 Update: m4ri-20140914-1.fc21

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-10-31 01:02:58

Name        : m4ri
Product     : Fedora 21
Version     : 20140914
Release     : 1.fc21
URL         : http://m4ri.sagemath.org/
Summary     : Linear Algebra over F_2
Description :
M4RI is a library for fast arithmetic with dense matrices over F_2.
The name M4RI comes from the first implemented algorithm: The "Method
of the Four Russians" inversion algorithm published by Gregory Bard.
M4RI is used by the Sage mathematics software and the PolyBoRi library.

Update Information:

See https://forge.imag.fr/frs/shownotes.php?group_id=187&release_id=418 for information on changes in givaro 3.8.0.

See http://shoup.net/ntl/doc/tour-changes.html for information on changes in ntl 6.2 and 6.2.1.

Upstream notes on the changes in m4ri and m4rie 20140914: The biggest change is that A->offset was dropped. Also, various small (multicore) performance improvements were implemented. The update for M4RIE is to maintain compatibility with M4RI. A few improvements were implemented for the mzd_poly module as well.

All other updates are rebuilds due to the above changes.

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update m4ri' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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