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openSUSE-RU-2013:0203-1: moderate: netcontrol: Update to 0.2.6
openSUSE Recommended Update: netcontrol: Update to 0.2.6

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2013:0203-1
Rating: moderate
References: #708398 #735187 #754001 #760500 #763388 #765040
Affected Products:
openSUSE 12.2

An update that has 7 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update fixes the following issues for netcontrol:
- bnc#794720: 0.2.6:
- Merged spec file changes from openSUSE:Factory
- Fixed libnl-devel build requires to build on 12.1
- Updated FSF address in copyright/license statements
- 0.2.5:
- Fixed several bugs reported in bnc#760500, bnc#763388,
bnc#765040, bnc#754001:
- Fetch ip addresses and routes in system refresh via
netlink, adds libnl-1 dependency to libnetcontrol.
- Do not use -o rc for ifup or it fails when startmode
is set to manual.
- Always call ifstatus in ncf_if_status and not check
interface operstate to better match ifstatus results
- Check type while creating topology tree as well, not
only if the interface specific data exists.
- Do not report error in ncf_if_xml_state when
interface does not exists any more [has been
- Improved error handling, report several errors once
- Expose a lot of error details to the caller
- Fixed to parse and configure complete interface trees
and fixed a senseless type check that caused SEGV.
- Fetch mac address from system when not in the config
- Fixed arp ip target bonding option handling and
expose errors while trying to add not unique slave
- Refresh config handle earlier in ncf_define, fixed a
double free in regression test it does.
- Automatically start port/slave/base interfeces when
stating a bridge/bond/vlan.
- Lowered bad_reference (bridge config references an
unknown interface) log level to warning (bnc#735187).
- 0.2.4:
- Fixed writing of bonding slaves into ifcfg file
- Fixed a memory leak while netcf xml generation error
- Generate complete interface chanins, do not generate
type attribute in vlan interface reference xml node

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 12.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2013-50

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 12.2 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 12.2 (x86_64):



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