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Fedora 7 Update: xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2007-1669
2007-08-19 08:14:50.713848
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Name        : xl2tpd
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 1.1.11
Release     : 2.fc7
Summary     : Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol Daemon (RFC 2661)
Description :
xl2tpd is an implementation of the Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol (RFC 2661).
L2TP allows you to tunnel PPP over UDP. Some ISPs use L2TP to tunnel user
sessions from dial-in servers (modem banks, ADSL DSLAMs) to back-end PPP
servers. Another important application is Virtual Private Networks where
the IPsec protocol is used to secure the L2TP connection (L2TP/IPsec,
RFC 3193). The L2TP/IPsec protocol is mainly used by Windows and
Mac OS X clients. On Linux, xl2tpd can be used in combination with IPsec
implementations such as Openswan.
Example configuration files for such a setup are included in this RPM.

xl2tpd works by opening a pseudo-tty for communicating with pppd.
It runs completely in userspace.

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Update Information:

* Support for passwordfd when using xl2tpd as client.
  Patch by David MacKinnon <blaedd google com>
* Add DEBUG_AUTH comments to the Makefile [paul]
* Workaround for Cisco routers that do not send transmit speed or framing
  type [paul]
* Fix two old l2tpd references to xl2tpd (syslog used wrong name) [paul]

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ChangeLog:

* Sat Jul 28 2007 Paul Wouters <paul xelerance com> 1.1.11-2
- Upgraded to 1.1.11
- Include new split README.*
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Updated packages:

f8ba56e1a11a4f19c19626b8e5341e5bd29bf4c2 xl2tpd-debuginfo-1.1.11-2.fc7.ppc64.rpm
cd4ab4f3531167c0b07cc40ebd25cc62c3d760a2 xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7.ppc64.rpm
01fff63a4916d892967a1c43fb1c519cce1d0480 xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7.i386.rpm
a34eca12be3c3e9999a67f3111ee6f89d8369e3f xl2tpd-debuginfo-1.1.11-2.fc7.i386.rpm
5eee8ec08f4b453ab3fa1b7d4a170c91100687e3 xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7.x86_64.rpm
ffea72df0a146c5915abf551932094c9f6b4d484 xl2tpd-debuginfo-1.1.11-2.fc7.x86_64.rpm
8ad9326110ae572d5a2dd98ecf4a195d82dedba4 xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7.ppc.rpm
49087b9f84875a2c8980d2e88dbeb3e7640734a4 xl2tpd-debuginfo-1.1.11-2.fc7.ppc.rpm
c4e3e72cb85ae5e4d4045761789a5466f0a3cfee xl2tpd-1.1.11-2.fc7.src.rpm

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