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Enhancement Advisory febootstrap bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2012:0775-2
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2012-06-20
Last updated on: 2012-06-20
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Details

Updated febootstrap packages that fix multiple bugs and add various enhancements
are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The febootstrap packages provide a tool to create a basic Red Hat Enterprise
Linux or Fedora filesystem, and builds initramfs (initrd.img) or filesystem
images.

The febootstrap packages have been upgraded to upstream version 3.12, which
provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version.
(BZ#719877)

All febootstrap users are advised upgrade to these updated packages, which fix
these bugs and add these enhancements.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata relevant
to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red
Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)

SRPMS:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: c324d532ec547d3a826367089eeb16b0
SHA-256: 9478c90e6b2999a57d732e855a2a94889b2ce614f76b51c6d19b7fd09663a4cd
 
x86_64:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 35a1b53df5606513869988061f334877
SHA-256: 5ddcb32eef6f1b50fee316a6c85161ababd32c46b42b2c517274b99dc5076923
febootstrap-debuginfo-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: cfd09be624a47b529211e3c7cec8cb92
SHA-256: 706dbc0cac33df36807c6fb9b8fa9bda6f335bcd0ed8dbfa124682012490808d
febootstrap-supermin-helper-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 539409944cff4a943b4a7f5ce71f9b34
SHA-256: 80849384315618a4f57d3c11384150492d37fed5b0a5c92e5650a614ecb88cd1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: c324d532ec547d3a826367089eeb16b0
SHA-256: 9478c90e6b2999a57d732e855a2a94889b2ce614f76b51c6d19b7fd09663a4cd
 
x86_64:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 35a1b53df5606513869988061f334877
SHA-256: 5ddcb32eef6f1b50fee316a6c85161ababd32c46b42b2c517274b99dc5076923
febootstrap-debuginfo-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: cfd09be624a47b529211e3c7cec8cb92
SHA-256: 706dbc0cac33df36807c6fb9b8fa9bda6f335bcd0ed8dbfa124682012490808d
febootstrap-supermin-helper-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 539409944cff4a943b4a7f5ce71f9b34
SHA-256: 80849384315618a4f57d3c11384150492d37fed5b0a5c92e5650a614ecb88cd1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: c324d532ec547d3a826367089eeb16b0
SHA-256: 9478c90e6b2999a57d732e855a2a94889b2ce614f76b51c6d19b7fd09663a4cd
 
x86_64:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 35a1b53df5606513869988061f334877
SHA-256: 5ddcb32eef6f1b50fee316a6c85161ababd32c46b42b2c517274b99dc5076923
febootstrap-debuginfo-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: cfd09be624a47b529211e3c7cec8cb92
SHA-256: 706dbc0cac33df36807c6fb9b8fa9bda6f335bcd0ed8dbfa124682012490808d
febootstrap-supermin-helper-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 539409944cff4a943b4a7f5ce71f9b34
SHA-256: 80849384315618a4f57d3c11384150492d37fed5b0a5c92e5650a614ecb88cd1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: c324d532ec547d3a826367089eeb16b0
SHA-256: 9478c90e6b2999a57d732e855a2a94889b2ce614f76b51c6d19b7fd09663a4cd
 
x86_64:
febootstrap-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 35a1b53df5606513869988061f334877
SHA-256: 5ddcb32eef6f1b50fee316a6c85161ababd32c46b42b2c517274b99dc5076923
febootstrap-debuginfo-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: cfd09be624a47b529211e3c7cec8cb92
SHA-256: 706dbc0cac33df36807c6fb9b8fa9bda6f335bcd0ed8dbfa124682012490808d
febootstrap-supermin-helper-3.12-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1535
    MD5: 539409944cff4a943b4a7f5ce71f9b34
SHA-256: 80849384315618a4f57d3c11384150492d37fed5b0a5c92e5650a614ecb88cd1
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

719877 - Rebase febootstrap in RHEL 6.3



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