Fedora 16 updates-testing report

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Thu Sep 15 15:16:26 UTC 2011


The following Fedora 16 Security updates need testing:

    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/stunnel-4.42-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mantis-1.2.8-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/audacious-plugins-3.0.2-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/wireshark-1.6.2-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/cyrus-imapd-2.4.11-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/zabbix-1.8.7-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/Django-1.3.1-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/quassel-0.7.3-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/httpd-2.2.21-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/cherokee-1.2.99-1.fc16


The following Fedora 16 Critical Path updates have yet to be approved:

    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/anaconda-16.18-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pykickstart-1.99.4-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/livecd-tools-16.6-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/fedora-logos-16.0.2-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-drv-geode-2.11.12-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-drv-qxl-0.0.21-5.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/lldpad-0.9.43-3.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libxfce4util-4.8.2-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/authconfig-6.1.16-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/openldap-2.4.26-3.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-drv-openchrome-0.2.904-16.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/wpa_supplicant-0.7.3-11.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/firstboot-16.3-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/iso-codes-3.28-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/PackageKit-0.6.18-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libarchive-2.8.5-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-drv-synaptics-1.5.0-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/sendmail-8.14.5-8.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/gvfs-1.9.4-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/dnsmasq-2.58-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/udev-173-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/evolution-data-server-3.1.5-2.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/system-config-date-1.9.65-1.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pm-utils-1.4.1-12.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/perl-threads-1.83-4.fc16
    https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libconfig-1.4.8-1.fc16


The following builds have been pushed to Fedora 16 updates-testing

    anaconda-16.18-1.fc16
    livecd-tools-16.6-1.fc16
    mutter-3.1.91.1-1.fc16
    pykickstart-1.99.4-1.fc16

Details about builds:


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 anaconda-16.18-1.fc16 (FEDORA-2011-12733)
 Graphical system installer
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Update Information:

This fixes the following bugs:
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Sep 14 2011 Brian C. Lane <bcl at redhat.com> - 16.18-1
- Sort partitioning commmands in anaconda-ks.cfg. (#736527) (cherry picked from
  commit 05260161f846d93a99922b3c6d9b7973306227dc) (dlehman)
- Install grub2 when upgrading on bios x86. (#735730) (dlehman)
- Default to installing a new bootloader on upgrade. (cherry picked from commit
  e65ca303a0c5471d6d8671837f4585865c6ee6db) (dlehman)
- Add a Reboot button to the congrats screen on live (#705189). (clumens)
- Add support for reserving space in lvm vgs via kickstart. (dlehman)
- iutil: make getArch() return ppc64 on ppc64 (#736721) (wwoods)
- iutil: add 'bits' arg to isPPC (like isX86) (wwoods)
- nfsiso: handle mismatching .iso architecture gracefully. (akozumpl)
* Thu Sep  8 2011 Chris Lumens <clumens at redhat.com> - 16.17-1
- systemd: anaconda.target wants rsyslog.service (akozumpl)
- Improve checking if new biosboot partition is needed. (akozumpl)
- Make sure we teardown root candidates in all cases. (#693095) (dlehman)
- Update parted partition by sector, not name, after create. (#733449) (cherry
  picked from commit 2c6616615ab02c4cc31d701493c169554aec0151) (dlehman)
- Determine existing md arrays' metadata version. (#731266) (dlehman)
- Don't check mountable before obtaining actual/existing fs size. (#733808)
  (dlehman)
- Fix traceback when installing over a system with broken rpm db. (akozumpl)
- kickstart: use 'bootloader --timeout' even if it is zero. (akozumpl)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #736527 - anaconda fails to parse its own auto-generated kickstart file's partitioning ('tried to use undefined partition')
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736527
  [ 2 ] Bug #735730 - IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/mnt/sysimage/boot/grub2/device.map' : upgrade with 'install new bootloader configuration' fails
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735730
  [ 3 ] Bug #705189 - Live install needs a 'reboot' button
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=705189
  [ 4 ] Bug #736721 - installation can't continue, keeps asking to insert the Fedora disc
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736721
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 livecd-tools-16.6-1.fc16 (FEDORA-2011-12729)
 Tools for building live CDs
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Update Information:

Fix a couple typos in syslinux.cfg, switch to splash.png and stop making backup image before resizing.
- Version 16.5 (bcl)
- Add title and product args (#669120) (bcl)
- Skip bind mounts when source isn't there (bcl)
- Add new syslinux.cfg template (#734173) (bcl)

- Version 16.4 (bcl)
- Use copyFile on the iso (bcl)
- Use rsync to copy if available (bcl)
- Quote $SRC so iso's with spaces will work (#694915) (bruno)
- Handle move to /sys/fs/selinux (#728576) (dwalsh)
- Turn on the legacy_boot flag for EFI (#680563) (bcl)
- Don't ask about replacing MBR when formatting (bcl)
- Make MBR replacement message more clear (bcl)
- Ensure previous filesystems are wiped when formatting (#712553) (bcl)
- Modify pxeboot script to work with F16 (bcl)
- Add initial support for ARM architectures (martin.langhoff)
- Copy updates and product image files (bcl)

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ChangeLog:

* Wed Sep 14 2011 Brian C. Lane <bcl at redhat.com> 16.6-1
- Version 16.6 (bcl)
- Stop creating backup image before resizing (#737243) (bcl)
- Correct some syslinux typos (#738381) (bcl)
- splash is now png (#738381) (bcl)
* Thu Sep  1 2011 Brian C. Lane <bcl at redhat.com> 16.5-1
- Version 16.5 (bcl)
- Add title and product args (#669120) (bcl)
- Skip bind mounts when source isn't there (bcl)
- Add new syslinux.cfg template (#734173) (bcl)
* Fri Aug 26 2011 Brian C. Lane <bcl at redhat.com> 16.4-1
- Version 16.4 (bcl)
- Use copyFile on the iso (bcl)
- Use rsync to copy if available (bcl)
- Quote $SRC so iso's with spaces will work (#694915) (bruno)
- Handle move to /sys/fs/selinux (#728576) (dwalsh)
- Turn on the legacy_boot flag for EFI (#680563) (bcl)
- Don't ask about replacing MBR when formatting (bcl)
- Make MBR replacement message more clear (bcl)
- Ensure previous filesystems are wiped when formatting (#712553) (bcl)
- Modify pxeboot script to work with F16 (bcl)
- Add initial support for ARM architectures (martin.langhoff)
- Copy updates and product image files (bcl)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #737243 - unfortunate handling of image after failing resize
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737243
  [ 2 ] Bug #738381 - F16 Beta TC 2 / typos in syslinux.cfg for live media
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=738381
  [ 3 ] Bug #669120 - Track down and modify PRODUCT string for cleaner syslinux display
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=669120
  [ 4 ] Bug #734173 - New syslinux theme for F16 Live media
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734173
  [ 5 ] Bug #728576 - python-imgcreate looks for /selinux which has moved to /sys/fs/selinux
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=728576
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 mutter-3.1.91.1-1.fc16 (FEDORA-2011-12731)
 Window and compositing manager based on Clutter
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Update Information:

This release contains a couple of fixes for major drawing and performance problems, and also contains a patch from Alex Larsson that improves how monitor hotplug works when attaching a monitor on the left of the current display.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Sep 14 2011 Owen Taylor <otaylor at redhat.com> - 3.1.91.1-1
- Update to 3.1.91.1
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #720605 - Redraws do not always render completely - affects all hardware - workaround: CLUTTER_PAINT=disable-clipped-redraws:disable-culling
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=720605
  [ 2 ] Bug #731809 - gnome-shell in cpu-eating loop on wake from screensaver
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=731809
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 pykickstart-1.99.4-1.fc16 (FEDORA-2011-12730)
 A python library for manipulating kickstart files
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Update Information:

This update fixes a bug with %include files in the middle of a section
and adds support for specifying free space in a volume group.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Sep 14 2011 Chris Lumens <clumens at redhat.com> - 1.99.4-1
- --reserved-space and --reserved-percent should be checked on a callback. (clumens)
- Add a volgroup unit test, and fix a bug it uncovered. (clumens)
- Add support for reserved space in volume group. (dlehman)
- Allow a %include to come in the middle of a section (#733455). (clumens)
- Add a test case for %include inside %packages. (clumens)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #733455 - Kickstart error "Section does not end with %end"
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=733455
  [ 2 ] Bug #663647 - [RFE] Support allocation of space to be left unused in a LVM volume group
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=663647
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