Fedora 21 Update: PackageKit-1.0.6-1.fc21

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2015-9570
2015-06-07 08:59:05
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Name        : PackageKit
Product     : Fedora 21
Version     : 1.0.6
Release     : 1.fc21
URL         : http://www.freedesktop.org/software/PackageKit/
Summary     : Package management service
Description :
PackageKit is a D-Bus abstraction layer that allows the session user
to manage packages in a secure way using a cross-distro,
cross-architecture API.

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Update Information:

Latest bugfix releases of the gnome-software stack. Notably, the updates improve HiDPI support, fix a number of crashers, and fix issues with installing kernel updates.

gnome-software 3.14.5

 - Fix a crash in the screenshot loader
 - Fix a crash when installing rpms that lack description
 - Wrap long descriptions in the update dialog
 - Reduce network timeouts to one minute
 - Avoid scaled up fonts on non-HiDPI displays
 - Correctly save HiDPI images to HiDPI directories
 - Scroll the contents of the error message dialog

PackageKit 1.0.6

 - Fix an issue where PackageKit would skip all kernel updates when 3rd party kernel modules are installed
 - Fix a frequent crash when searching for packages

libhif 0.2.0

 - Remove obsoleted packages when committing transaction

libappstream-glib 0.4.0

 - Add a mirror-screenshots command to appstream-util
 - Check for duplicate screenshots when adding fonts
 - Detect recolorable symbolic icons
 - Fix a crash for an invalid AppData file
 - Remove all networking support when building metadata
 - Fix exo-web-browser blacklist entry
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ChangeLog:

* Mon Jun  8 2015 Kalev Lember <kalevlember at gmail.com> - 1.0.6-1
- New upstream release
- Add missing locking when accessing sack cache (#1146734)
- Improve parallel kernel installation (#1205649)
* Mon Jan 19 2015 Richard Hughes <rhughes at redhat.com> - 1.0.4-1
- New upstream release
- Actually inhibit logind when the transaction can't be cancelled
- Add 'quit' command to pkcon
- Automatically import metadata public keys when safe to do so
- Automatically install AppStream metadata
- Do not attempt to run command-not-found for anything prefixed with '.'
- Don't use PkBackendSpawn helpers in compiled backends
- Fix a hard-to-debug crash when cancelling a task that has never been run
- Look for unavailable packages during resolve
- Make pk_backend_job_call_vfunc() threadsafe
- Make pk_backend_repo_list_changed() threadsafe
- Return 'unavailable' packages for metadata-only repos
- Use a thread-local HifTransaction to avoid db3 index corruption
* Thu Dec 11 2014 Richard Hughes <rhughes at redhat.com> - 1.0.3-4
- Backport some patches from master to fix some common crashers.
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #1205649 - virtualbox/nvidia driver installed makes newer kernel updates to be ignored in packagekit
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1205649
  [ 2 ] Bug #1185674 - [abrt] PackageKit: pool_id2solvable(): packagekitd killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1185674
  [ 3 ] Bug #1147173 - [abrt] PackageKit: magazine_chain_pop_head(): packagekitd killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1147173
  [ 4 ] Bug #1146734 - [abrt] PackageKit: hy_repo_free(): packagekitd killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1146734
  [ 5 ] Bug #1226426 - [abrt] gnome-software: strlen(): gnome-software killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1226426
  [ 6 ] Bug #1185544 - [abrt] PackageKit: hy_package_get_reponame(): packagekitd killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1185544
  [ 7 ] Bug #1185405 - [abrt] PackageKit: package_pool(): packagekitd killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1185405
  [ 8 ] Bug #1216218 - Exo in GNOME software appears as Web browser, removing removes half of Xfce
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216218
  [ 9 ] Bug #1210555 - Update failed, popup too large, not scrolable
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1210555
  [ 10 ] Bug #1184841 - [abrt] gnome-software: gs_plugin_refine_item_pixbuf(): gnome-software killed by SIGSEGV
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1184841
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update PackageKit' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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