Fedora Core 3 Update: grep-2.5.1-31.2
Posted on: 12/14/2004 05:48 PM

A grep update has been released for Fedora Core 3

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : grep
Version : 2.5.1

Release : 31.2

Summary : The GNU versions of grep pattern matching utilities.
Description :
The GNU versions of commonly used grep utilities. Grep searches through textual input for lines which contain a match to a specified pattern and then prints the matching lines. GNU's grep utilities include grep, egrep and fgrep.

You should install grep on your system, because it is a very useful utility for searching through text.

Update Information:

This update improves performance when processing UTF-8 input.

* Fri Dec 03 2004 Tim Waugh twaugh@redhat.com 2.5.1-31.2

- Fixed a busy loop in the egf-speedup patch (bug #140781).

* Wed Nov 24 2004 Tim Waugh twaugh@redhat.com 2.5.1-31.1

- Fixed a bug in the fgrep patch, exposed by the dfa-optional patch (bug #138558).
- Applied patch from Karsten Hopp to fix background colour problems with
--color output (bug #138913).
- Automatically disable DFA when processing multibyte input. GREP_USE_DFA environment variable overrides.
- Remove mb-caching hack.
- Better multibyte handling in EGexecute() and Fexecute().
- Don't need regex.c changes in grep-2.5-i18n.patch.

This update can be downloaded from:

b2b675bae68a87a942592d61ef41da67 SRPMS/grep-2.5.1-31.2.src.rpm
f016da85910f521b1bb8698f1c1928d4 x86_64/grep-2.5.1-31.2.x86_64.rpm
669cb2df3754070a1b30dbb9ecf9beb8 x86_64/debug/grep-debuginfo-2.5.1-31.2.x8
8a424ae1f93e726c0cdce57ccc988508 i386/grep-2.5.1-31.2.i386.rpm
a66a59a71b27d0847d38b0102e02fb0d i386/debug/grep-debuginfo-2.5.1-31.2.i386

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

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