8. New Packages
FreeRADIUS is a high-performance, highly configurable, free Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) server. It is designed to allow centralized authentication and authorization for a network.
freeradius2) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5. FreeRADIUS 1 is still available in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 in the original
freeradiuspackage. Version 2.0 of FreeRADIUS introduces many new features including the programming language
unlang, virtual server support., additional directories for improved RFC coverage and full IPv6 support for both attributes & network packets.
freeradius2packages share common files, and cannot be installed together on the same system.
PostgreSQL 8.4 (
postgresql84) is now included as a fully supported option in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. New features in PostgreSQL 8.4 include: parallel database restore, per-column permissions and new monitoring tools.
postgrespackage). Due to this requirement,
postgresql84contain package level conflicts and only a single version can be installed on a system.
Samba is a suite of programs used by machines to share files, printers, and other information.
|cups connection timeout||New||30|
|idmap config DOM:range||Removed|
|init logon delayed hosts||New||""|
|init logon delay||New||100|
|ldap ssl||Changed Default||start tls|
|winbind reconnect delay||New||30|
libsmbclientpackage. The libsmbclient is included into both samba and samba3x packages to provide client interfaces to other components in the environment.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 introduces the new gPXE package, an open source Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE) implementation. gPXE provides the ability to boot installation images via a network connection.