Fedora Core 1 Update: initscripts-7.42.2-1
Posted on: 12/03/2003 05:51 AM

Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2003-016
2003-12-01
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Name : initscripts
Version : 7.42.2
Release : 1
Summary : The inittab file and the /etc/init.d scripts.
Description :
The initscripts package contains the basic system scripts used to boot your Red Hat system, change runlevels, and shut the system down cleanly. Initscripts also contains the scripts that activate and deactivate most network interfaces.

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Update Information:

New initscripts packages are available. These packages fix an issue with the permissions when mounting /dev/pts, which fixes the use of mesg or write, as well as eliminates some errors from pty helper programs. It also fixes manipulation of xDSL and other interfaces where the nickname does not match the device name, use of IPv6 with ISDN devices, and removes an extraneous ethtool error message on devices that don't support ethtool.
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* Mon Nov 17 2003 Bill Nottingham <notting redhat com> 7.42.1-1

- fix /dev/pts mounting (#110209)
- fix xDSL and other interfaces (#109601)
- get rid of ethtool error message from ifup
- fix ipv6 with ippp (#111215, <tomek jot23 org>)

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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/1/

31e754ac2197f2136a124e81845aa681 SRPMS/initscripts-7.42.2-1.src.rpm
686577e1f96d5cf25de9ccd2cb29f665 i386/initscripts-7.42.2-1.i386.rpm
3ec240a6fe19559eba31364611a1b242 i386/debug/initscripts-debuginfo-7.42.2-1.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.


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