Updated libtevent packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The libtevent packages provide Tevent, an event system based on the talloc memory management library. Tevent supports many event types, including timers, signals, and the classic file descriptor events. Tevent also provides helpers to deal with asynchronous code represented by the tevent_req (Tevent Request) functions.
The libtevent packages have been upgraded to upstream version 0.9.17, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. These updated libtevent packages are compliant with requirements of Samba 4. (BZ#766336
All users of libtevent are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which fix these bugs and add these enhancements.