Fedora 7 Update: thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7

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Fedora Update Notification
2007-10-08 14:56:54.002631

Name        : thinkfinger
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 0.3
Release     : 5.fc7
URL         : http://thinkfinger.sourceforge.net
Summary     : A driver for the UPEK/SGS Thomson Microelectronics fingerprint reader
Description :
ThinkFinger is a driver for the UPEK/SGS Thomson Microelectronics fingerprint
reader (USB ID 0483:2016). The device is being found either as a standalone USB
device, built into USB keyboards or built into laptops.  The following laptop
vendors are using the device:

- Dell
- IBM/Lenovo
- Toshiba

Toshiba is shipping their laptops either with the UPEK/SGS Thomson
Microelectronics fingerprint reader or with a fingerprint reader built by
AuthenTec. The AuthenTec fingerprint reader is *not* supported by ThinkFinger.

SONY laptops with the UPEK/SGS Thomson Microelectronics fingerprint reader are
not supported.

Update Information:

Also depends on selinux-policy-2.6.4-44.fc7 or higher.  This update won't be pushed until that update is live.


* Wed Sep 26 2007 Mike Bonnet <mikeb at redhat.com> - 0.3-5
- put fdi file in policy/ directory
* Wed Sep  5 2007 Julian Sikorski <belegdol[at]gmail[dot]com> - 0.3-4
- Patched to allow non-root users, making screensavers work. Patches by William Jon McCann and Mike Bonnet (RH #256107)
* Sun Aug 26 2007 Julian Sikorski <belegdol[at]gmail[dot]com> - 0.3-3
- Adjusted License tag as per latest guidelines
* Fri May 18 2007 Julian Sikorski <belegdol[at]gmail[dot]com> - 0.3-2
- Merged Jose Plans' changes (RH #237817)
* Fri Apr 13 2007 Julian Sikorski <belegdol[at]gmail[dot]com> - 0.3-1
- Updated to 0.3
- Added uinput loading snippet

  [ 1 ] Bug #246107 - allow non root users
Updated packages:

61fcddc6eecd3c194fb15507a4dc3f98d244c04b thinkfinger-debuginfo-0.3-5.fc7.ppc64.rpm
bee1d8e5bc0186664c1ae094b0bae3280a43a47c thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7.ppc64.rpm
581a01926faa74a40b7188f0b4a3bcc5d465dd90 thinkfinger-devel-0.3-5.fc7.ppc64.rpm
1a35c06399db836c550b32037664429ff1527835 thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7.i386.rpm
17f513030695fdd50079547b1e8ce0268293dd4b thinkfinger-debuginfo-0.3-5.fc7.i386.rpm
60249767d03c21a1416b03cf048a37911fcae194 thinkfinger-devel-0.3-5.fc7.i386.rpm
c29291d255b8b09b116849c78c85eac3f58d5267 thinkfinger-debuginfo-0.3-5.fc7.x86_64.rpm
bc3868fad7f7457eb1d73febdaf49924358bcb8a thinkfinger-devel-0.3-5.fc7.x86_64.rpm
9084610feab95588e9a54faaabd14f37394023ad thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7.x86_64.rpm
dee1bb9545831ebfee4efb843773462cb30ba4d2 thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7.ppc.rpm
21668903063b5e4f7ceef2a0b182d95032d72f2d thinkfinger-devel-0.3-5.fc7.ppc.rpm
d6dd9a42be2f5d425e7fe22fef421fe1c39ec644 thinkfinger-debuginfo-0.3-5.fc7.ppc.rpm
6a0e9bff9f0c5947400b91681a47e9c238a4076b thinkfinger-0.3-5.fc7.src.rpm

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update thinkfinger' 
at the command line.  For more information, refer to "Managing Software
with yum", available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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