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Fedora 8 Update: NetworkManager-0.7.0-0.11.svn4022.fc8



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-7484
2008-09-27 03:02:05
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Name        : NetworkManager
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 0.7.0
Release     : 0.11.svn4022.fc8
URL         : http://www.gnome.org/projects/NetworkManager/
Summary     : Network connection manager and user applications
Description :
NetworkManager attempts to keep an active network connection available at all
times.  It is intended only for the desktop use-case, and is not intended for
usage on servers.   The point of NetworkManager is to make networking
configuration and setup as painless and automatic as possible.  If using DHCP,
NetworkManager is _intended_ to replace default routes, obtain IP addresses
from a DHCP server, and change nameservers whenever it sees fit.

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Update Information:


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ChangeLog:

* Wed Aug 27 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.11.svn4022
- Fix parsing of DOMAIN in ifcfg files (rh #459370)
- Fix reconnection to mobile broadband networks after an auth failure
- Fix recognition of timeouts of PPP during mobile broadband connection
- More compatible connection sharing (rh #458625)
- Fix DHCP in minimal environments without glibc locale information installed
- Add support for Option mobile broadband devices (like iCON 225 and iCON 7.2)
- Add IP4 config information to dispatcher script environment
- Merge WEP ASCII and Hex key types for cleaner UI
- Pre-fill PPPoE password when authentication fails
- Fixed some changes not getting saved in the connection editor
- Accept both prefix and netmask in the conection editor's IPv4 page
* Mon Aug 11 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.11.svn3930
- Fix issue with mobile broadband connections that don't require authentication
* Mon Aug 11 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.11.svn3927
- Expose DHCP-returned options over D-Bus and to dispatcher scripts
- Add support for customized static routes
- Handle multiple concurrent 3G or PPPoE connections
- Fix GSM/CDMA username and password issues
- Better handling of unmanaged devices from ifcfg files
- Fix timeout handling of errors during 3G connections
- Fix some routing issues (rh #456685)
- Fix applet crashes after removing a device (rh #457380)
* Thu Jul 24 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.11.svn3846
- Convert stored IPv4 static IP addresses to new prefix-based scheme automatically
- Fix pppd connections to some 3G providers (rh #455348)
- Make PPPoE "Show Password" option work
- Hide IPv4 config options that don't make sense in certain configurations
- Expose server-returned DHCP options via D-Bus
- Use avahi-autoipd rather than old built-in IPv4LL implementation
- Send hostname to DHCP server if provided (DHCP_HOSTNAME ifcfg option)
- Support sending DHCP Client Identifier to DHCP server
- Allow forcing 802.1x PEAP Label to '0'
- Make connection sharing more robust
- Show status for shared and Ad-Hoc connections if no other connection is active
- Revert fix for (rh #351101) since it breaks multi-lib (rh #451519)
- Drop explicit hal dep in -gnome
- Move VPN configuration into connection editor
- Fix mobile broadband username/password issues
- Fix issues with broken rfkill setups (rh #448889)
- Honor APN setting for GSM mobile broadband configurations
- Fix adding CDMA connections in the connection editor
* Wed Jun 11 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.7.svn3747
- Update to latest SVN
- Enable connection sharing
- Respect VPN-provided routes
* Fri Jun  6 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.9.svn3675
- Fix PolicyKit issues when running in SELinux Enforcing mode (rh #449662)
* Wed Jun  4 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.8.svn3675
- Move NM later in the shutdown process (rh #449070)
- Move libnm-util into a subpackage to allow NM to be removed more easily (rh #351101)
- Read global gateway from /etc/sysconfig/network if missing (rh #446527)
- nm-system-settings now terminates when dbus goes away (rh #444976)
* Wed May 14 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.8.svn3669
- Fix initial carrier state detection on devices that are already up (rh #134886)
* Wed May 14 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.8.svn3667
- Restore behavior of marking wifi devices as "down" when disabling wireless
- Fix a crash on resume when a VPN was active when going to sleep
- Fix issues with the Fedora plugin not noticing changes made by
    system-config-network (rh #444502)
- Allow autoconnection of GSM and CDMA connections
- Multiple IP address support for user connections
- Fixes for Mobile Broadband cards that return line speed on connect
- Implement PIN entry for GSM mobile broadband connections
- Fix crash when editing unencrypted WiFi connections in the connection editor
* Wed Apr 30 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.8.svn3623
- Clean up the dispatcher now that it's service is gone (rh #444798)
* Wed Apr 30 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3623
- Fix asking applets for the GSM PIN/PUK
- Guess WEP key type in applet when asking for new keys
- Correct OK button sensitivity in applet when asking for new WEP keys
- Fix device initialization race that caused ethernet devices to get stuck on
    startup
- Fix PPPoE connections not showing up in the applet
- Fix disabled OK button in connection editor some wireless and IP4 settings
- Don't exit if HAL isn't up yet; wait for it
- Fix a suspend/resume crash
* Sun Apr 27 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3614
- Don't ask for wireless keys when the driver sends disconnect events during
	association; wait until the entire assocation times out
- Replace dispatcher daemon with D-Bus activated callout
- Fix parsing of DNS2 and DNS3 ifcfg file items
- Execute dispatcher scripts in alphabetical order
- Be active at runlevel 2
- Hook up MAC address widgets for wired & wireless; and BSSID widget for wireless
- Pre-populate anonymous identity and phase2 widgets correctly
- Clear out unused connection keys from GConf
* Tue Apr 22 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3590
- Don't select devices without a default gateway as the default route (rh #437338)
- Fill in broadcast address if not specified (rh #443474)
- Respect manual VPN IPv4 configuration options
- Show Connection Information for the device with the default route only
* Sun Apr 20 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3578
- Enable Add/Edit in connection editor
- Switch system settings service to read from /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts
- Add PPPoE support for DSL
- Make mobile broadband more robust
- Add support for WEP key indexes
- Notify user of VPN failures
- Fix loading of connection editor on KDE (rh #435344)
- Add dbus-glib-devel BuildRequires for NetworkManager-glib-devel (rh #442978)
- Honor DHCP rebinds
- Multiple active device support
- Allow use of interface-specific dhclient config files
* Sun Mar  2 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3370
- Fix crash of nm-system-settings on malformed ifcfg files (rh #434919)
- Require gnome-icon-theme to pick up lock.png (rh #435344)
- Fix applet segfault after connection removal via connection editor or GConf
* Fri Feb 29 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3369
- Don't create multiple connections for hidden access points
- Fix scanning behavior
- Rework connection editor connection list
- Better handling of changes in the profile directory by the system settings
	serivce
* Thu Feb  7 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3302
- Enable system settings service
- Enable connection editor for deleting connections
- Allow explicit disconnection of mobile broadband devices
- Add CDMA mobile broadband card support
- Fix applet memory leaks (rh #430178)
- Applet Connection Information dialog tweaks (gnome.org #505899)
- Filter input characters to passphrase/key entry (gnome.org #332951)
- Fix applet focus stealing prevention behavior
* Fri Jan 11 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3235
- Fix crash when activating a mobile broadband connection
- Better handling of non-SSID-broadcasting APs on kernels that support it
    (gnome.org #464215) (rh #373841)
- Honor DHCP-server provided MTU if present (gnome.org #332953)
- Use previous DNS settings if the VPN concentrator doesn't provide any
    (gnome.org #346833)
* Fri Jan  4 2008 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.7.svn3204
- Fix WPA passphrase hashing on big endian (PPC, Sparc, etc) (rh #426233)
- Fixes to work with libnl-1.0-pre8 (rh #401761)
* Wed Dec  5 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.6.svn3138
- Fix applet connection comparison which failed to send connection updated
    signals to NM in some cases
- Make VPN connection applet more robust against plugin failures
* Tue Dec  4 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.6.svn3134
- 64-bit -Wall compile fixes
* Tue Dec  4 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.6.svn3133
- Fix applet crash when choosing to ignore the CA certificate (rh #359001)
- Fix applet crash when editing VPN properties and VPN connection failures (rh #409351)
- Add file filter name in certificate file picker dialog (rh #410201)
- No longer start named when starting NM (rh #381571)
* Mon Nov 26 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.6.svn3109
- Fix device descriptions shown in applet menu
* Mon Nov 26 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.5.svn3109
- Fix crash when deactivating VPN connections
* Mon Nov 19 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.5.svn3096
- Fix crash and potential infinite nag dialog loop when ignoring CA certificates
* Mon Nov 19 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.4.svn3096
- Fix crash when ignoring CA certificate for EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS, and EAP-PEAP
* Mon Nov 19 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.3.svn3096
- Fix connections when picking a WPA Enterprise AP from the menu
- Fix issue where applet would provide multiple same connections to NM
* Thu Nov 15 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.3.svn3094
- Add support for EAP-PEAP (rh #362251)
- Fix EAP-TLS private key handling
* Tue Nov 13 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.2.svn3080
- Clarify naming of WPA & WPA2 Personal encryption options (rh #374861, rh #373831)
- Don't require a CA certificate for applicable EAP methods (rh #359001)
- Fix certificate and private key handling for EAP-TTLS and EAP-TLS (rh #323371)
- Fix applet crash with USB devices (rh #337191)
- Support upgrades from NM 0.6.x GConf settings
* Thu Nov  1 2007 Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> - 1:0.7.0-0.6.1.svn3030
- Fix applet crash with USB devices that don't advertise a product or vendor
    (rh #337191)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #448889 - NM enters endless loop, floods /var/log/messages
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448889
  [ 2 ] Bug #443815 - NetworkManager do not send hostname to dhcpd server
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=443815
  [ 3 ] Bug #441886 - NM does not honor dhcp-client-identifier or append domain-name-servers in /etc/dhclient.conf
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=441886
  [ 4 ] Bug #456685 - routing all traffic through vpn is no longer possible with ppp
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=456685
  [ 5 ] Bug #458625 - NetworkManager clobbers libvirt NAT rules
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=458625
  [ 6 ] Bug #455348 - NetworkManager is unable to create broadband connection when ethernet connection active
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=455348
  [ 7 ] Bug #451519 - NetworkManager-0.7.0-0.9.4.svn3675.fc9.i386.rpm missing
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=451519
  [ 8 ] Bug #457380 - nm-applet crashes when connecting to the wireless network
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=457380
  [ 9 ] Bug #455342 - NM 3675 doesn't allow to add new broadband connection
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=455342
  [ 10 ] Bug #459370 - resolv.conf missing domain search
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=459370
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update NetworkManager' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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