Fedora Core 5 Test Update: beagle-0.2.3-3

Raymond Strode rstrode at redhat.com
Mon Mar 20 15:30:27 UTC 2006

Fedora Test Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : beagle
Version     : 0.2.3                      
Release     : 3                  
Summary     : The Beagle Search Infrastructure
Description :
A general infrastructure for making your data easy to find.

Update Information:

(taken from


Version 0.2.3
March 17, 2006

* Allow Beagle to be run as root, although this is still
disabled by
  default and not recommended.  (Joe Shaw)
* Allow emails, hostnames, and numeric strings to leak
through noise
  filter.  (D Bera)
* Don't read the whole file if enough snippets are found;
speeds up
  snippet extraction a lot.  (Bera)
* More closely track cached IndexReaders, fixing a race
which would
  result in exceptions.  (Joe)
* Don't use thread-local storage in Lucene due to a Mono leak up
  through  This fixes huge memory leaks in the daemon.

* Use message headers to detect incoming/outgoing mails in KMail
  backend.  (Bera)
* Fix a hard-to-hit exception when checkpointing Evolution
mail data
  to disk.  (Joe)

* Add a PreLoad flag so filters can indicate whether or not
to preload
  files.  (Joe)
* New video filter which uses mplayer to extract metadata. 
  Macdonald, Joe, Bera)
* New BMP filter.  (Alexander)
* New filter which lets administrators configure external
programs for
  filtering more unusual or specialized file types.  (Joe)
* Update our entagged-sharp version, which include a few
small fixes
  for audio filters.  (Daniel Drake)
* Eliminate a critical warning from GMime about address types on
  emails with undisclosed recipients.  (Joe)
* Handle a new failure condition from GMime when trying to
read a
  message toward the end of a stream.  (Joe)

* Say "Start Search Service" rather than "Start Daemon".  (Dan
* Don't clip the forward and back buttons if the text size
is smaller
  than the height of the icons.  (Joe)
* Scale launcher icons to fit the requested size.  (Joe)
* Add the "Open" action back for Folders.  (Lukas Lipka)
* Use desktop-launch when possible, for KDE support.  (Dan)
* Escape URIs before passing them to apps.  (Daniel, Brandon

* Fix a crash in beagle-build-index when not using text caches.
  (Alexander Larsson)
* Be extra paraoid in beagle-manage-index so that we don't
delete any
  user data.  (Joe)

Everything Else:
* Fix a compilation error on some 64-bit machines.  (Joe)
* Updated Beagle icons in the Firefox extension.  (Garrett

* Updated Bulgarian translation.  (Alexander Shopov)
* Updated Czech translation.  (Jakub Friedl)
* Updated Finnish translation.  (Ilkka Tuohela)
* Updated Galician translation.  (Ignacio Casal Quinteiro)
* Updated Japanese translation.  (Takeshi AIHANA)
* Updated Vietnamese translation.  (Clytie Siddall)


* Fri Mar 17 2006 Ray Strode <rstrode at redhat.com> - 0.2.3-3
- use /sbin/nologin instead of /bin/nologin for beagle user
* Fri Mar 17 2006 Ray Strode <rstrode at redhat.com> - 0.2.3-2
- use /bin/nologin instead of /bin/false for beagle user
* Fri Mar 17 2006 Ray Strode <rstrode at redhat.com> - 0.2.3-1
- Update to 0.2.3

This update can be downloaded from:

19f5a734e8b9ff98c682aa297b3208a4a598f861  SRPMS/beagle-0.2.3-3.src.rpm
552de01e329f94d6f9e768f3158412657f82b67d  ppc/beagle-0.2.3-3.ppc.rpm
e33a88253d62879f7d10aa61224f586f5ca9ae6d  ppc/libbeagle-0.2.3-3.ppc.rpm
f601dcbb146536b67eec5896ea381787e374c110  ppc/libbeagle-devel-0.2.3-3.ppc.rpm
2bfa69c8b90a8b0d89bb0c7709d369af3a0edda1  ppc/libbeagle-python-0.2.3-3.ppc.rpm
23e102313745a6cbfd76b1533776d4d60a55b286  ppc/debug/beagle-debuginfo-0.2.3-3.ppc.rpm
959a12f765458d8486eefa7d38b0852fc0ca7296  x86_64/beagle-0.2.3-3.x86_64.rpm
31eb214ef7c08bebed71dfbb34a6fd35989b1a62  x86_64/libbeagle-0.2.3-3.x86_64.rpm
b863bb13008b2a582177d023c4f21a6db5252f3a  x86_64/libbeagle-devel-0.2.3-3.x86_64.rpm
b4099f2baea0406df8a15632175c415160a82082  x86_64/libbeagle-python-0.2.3-3.x86_64.rpm
63d55a1eb09f679e066911c06fa62b5cf740b8b1  x86_64/debug/beagle-debuginfo-0.2.3-3.x86_64.rpm
78a370058298f0ff85c4ebaf4a3d0c311b39158c  i386/beagle-0.2.3-3.i386.rpm
682b036c02a100681992f0362b8d6c7cf1f9ca89  i386/libbeagle-0.2.3-3.i386.rpm
6dddd9c4d5cfd84838fa806ca23c18733f1143d8  i386/libbeagle-devel-0.2.3-3.i386.rpm
2b3f7d1311f0fe3f923783a6e08b3d7f92e73023  i386/libbeagle-python-0.2.3-3.i386.rpm
24db0b046c729bc7e93cacf43c202116eba9c2b5  i386/debug/beagle-debuginfo-0.2.3-3.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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