Fedora 9 Update: fwbackups-1.43.3-0.1.rc1.fc9

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-03-23 15:16:25

Name        : fwbackups
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 1.43.3
Release     : 0.1.rc1.fc9
URL         : http://www.diffingo.com/oss/fwbackups/
Summary     : A feature-rich user backup program
Description :
fwbackups is a feature-rich user backup program that allows users (including
but not limited to root) to backup their files on demand or periodically via
backup sets. Each set may have different settings meaning users can backup
groups of files and folders to different destinations at different times.
Restores can be performed at any time using an existing backup from fwbackups
or from the contents of an external folder or archive.

Update Information:

fwbackups 1.43.3 (release candidate 1) includes many bugfixes, many of which
dealing with backup restores and the way fwbackups deals with remote servers.
Some of the notable changes/fixes are:  - Quotations are escaped in the crontab
- Restores can be cancelled and display the current file is displayed for the
tar* engines  - Support has been added for restores with remote sources  - Saved
passwords are obscured and no longer stored plaintext

* Sun Mar 22 2009 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.3-0.1.rc1
- Update to 1.43.3rc1 (fixes #489034, #489040, #491469, #491472)
* Sun Oct 19 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-2
- Add patch for trayNotify bug
* Thu Oct  2 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-1
- Update to 1.43.2 final
* Fri Jul 18 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.7.rc3
- BR: gnome-doc-utils
* Fri Jul 18 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.6.rc3
- Update to 1.43.2rc3
* Thu Jul 10 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.5.rc2
- Add patch to backend.py to fix errors with the rsync backend
* Sun Jun 22 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.4.rc2
- Add patch to fix _import() functions
* Wed Jun 18 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.3.rc2
- Requires python-paramiko, not build requires!
* Fri Jun  6 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.2.rc2
- BR: python-paramiko
* Sat May 31 2008 Stewart Adam <s.adam at diffingo.com> 1.43.2-0.1.rc2
- Update to 1.43.2rc2
- Don't require vixie-cron, but do require /usr/bin/crontab

  [ 1 ] Bug #489034 - backup jobs fail when rpm command is found several times in the PATH
  [ 2 ] Bug #489040 - restore jobs fail in ssh mode
  [ 3 ] Bug #491469 - backup set name not slashified in crontab
  [ 4 ] Bug #491472 - RFE Restore: abortable, selective, feedback

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

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