[OpenAFS-announce] OpenAFS 1.6.2 release available

Stephan Wiesand openafs-info@openafs.org
Mon, 4 Mar 2013 16:15:38 +0100

The OpenAFS Release Managers are pleased to announce the availability of =
version 1.6.2.  Source files and available binaries can be accessed via
the web at:


or via AFS at:


OpenAFS 1.6.2 is the third in the current series of stable releases of =
It brings support for more recent Linux kernels and Solaris releases and =
patch levels.
It also fixes many bugs, including some with security impact described =
in the
advisories 2013-0001 and 2013-0002, available from:


Bug reports should be filed to openafs-bugs@openafs.org.

Thanks are due as usual to our dedicated team of binary builders
(Derrick Brashear, Andrew Deason, Christof Hanke, Ben Kaduk And Stephen =
without whom the broad range of released binaries would not be possible.

Additional binaries will be provided as they become available.

This release is not targeted at MS Windows. There are no binaries =
for this platform, and it had little testing.=20

Paul Smeddle and Stephan Wiesand, 1.6 Branch Release Managers
for the OpenAFS release team