8.119. librtas

Updated librtas packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The librtas packages contain a set of libraries that allow access to the Run-Time Abstraction Services (RTAS) on 64-bit PowerPC architectures. The librtasevent library contains definitions and routines for analyzing RTAS events.

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The librtas packages have been upgraded to upstream version 1.3.10, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. Notably, this update adds RTAS support for PCI hot plug support on POWERPC 8 systems and improves support for RTAS Event parsing on little-endian POWERPC systems. In addition, the librtasevent library is now able to analyze hot plug events. (BZ#1073037)
Users of librtas are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which fix these bugs and add these enhancements.