Fedora 24 Update: xpra-0.16.3-1.fc24

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Fedora Update Notification
2016-04-02 16:41:10.615142

Name        : xpra
Product     : Fedora 24
Version     : 0.16.3
Release     : 1.fc24
URL         : https://www.xpra.org/
Summary     : Remote display server for applications and desktops
Description :
Xpra is "screen for X": it allows you to run X programs, usually on a remote
host, direct their display to your local machine, and then to disconnect from
these programs and reconnect from the same or another machine, without losing
any state. It gives you remote access to individual applications.

Xpra is "rootless" or "seamless": programs you run under it show up on your
desktop as regular programs, managed by your regular window manager.
Sessions can be accessed over SSH, or password protected over plain TCP sockets.
Xpra is usable over reasonably slow links and does its best to adapt to changing
network bandwidth constraints.

Update Information:

New upstream bugfix release. Fixes a number of issues:  * fix xpra info major
performance issues * fix restore windows when OSX dock is clicked * fix
clipboard timeouts and high CPU usage * fix out-of-date bug report data * fix
startup failures on some invalid MS Windows configurations * fix HTML5 client
with Internet Exporer and zoom * fix visual corruption with transparent windows
* fix pulseaudio starting before we request it * fix window decorations flag
forwarding * fix undecorated window positioning adjustments * fix microphone
forwarding, stop on disconnection or exit * fix sound-source options parsing
errors * fix sound command line tools * fix sound error in duration message
parsing * fix pulseaudio microphone input device selection * fix gstreamer
automatic version selection errors * fix webp package detection * fix Vfb not
getting killed on server startup error * fix handling of authentication setup
errors * fix codec test code (some encodings were skipped) * fix NVENC handling
of runtime speed and quality changes * fix video region detection off-by-one *
fix error in unlikely error handler * fix deadlock on exit with HTML server *
fix socket timeout code - use blocking sockets * fix for Java applications
enabled by default * fix "AltGr" key event forwarding for MS Windows clients *
fix encoding errors with zero dimension windows * fix example Xdummy command
line in default config file * fix Xorg command line path expansion * fix honour
XPRA_SCRIPT_BIN_DIR environment override * fix some automatic quality heuristics
calculations * fix logging large packet warning * fix MS Windows shadow server
key mapping * fix authentication errors with Python 2.6 and older * fix dbus
menu forwarding component loading * more user friendly missing Xvfb error
message * hide unusable tray menu entries * make it possible to tune or disable
optimistic sending * make it possible to disable force-quit code * add shortcut
for showing tray menu * add some new common resolutions to xorg.conf

  [ 1 ] Bug #1294362 - [abrt] xpra: connection.py:584:call_async:ValueError: Unable to guess signature from an empty list
  [ 2 ] Bug #1320988 - xpra-0.16.3 is available

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

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