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70. By Marc Deslauriers

* debian/patches/03-lp616682.patch: backport fixes from 2.10.0 to fix
  various issues (LP: #616682):
  - Fix crash on authentication error (LP: #534154)
  - Fix crash due to wrong int size with SelfConfig (LP: #533870)
  - Identify users and groups by login instead of UID (LP: #542183)
  - Major performance improvements when committing groups (LP: #546873)

69. By Robert Ancell

* New upstream release:
  [ 2.29.4 ]
  - Support for locking/unlocking user accounts
  - Fix setting Real name for new users
  - Be more robust by ignoring invalid users from /etc/passwd
  [ 2.29.3 ]
  - Improve error checking against malformed /etc/group lines
  - Correctly chown home directory for new users (when asked)
  - Fix missing GroupConfig2 in D-Bus config file, which completely blocked accessing groups configuration

* debian/control.in:
  - Remove Vcs-Svn tag as it confuses debcheckout

68. By Chris Coulson

* New upstream version
  - Allow committing changes to only one service at a time
    (new ServiceConfig2 object)
  - Re-enable list of forbidden services: distributors should report if
    they wish to hide more of them
  - Support encrypted home directories on Debian/Ubuntu
  - Remove unneeded dependency on Authen::PAM
* Drop 04_dont_use_authen_pam.patch - the change is in the new version

67. By Chris Coulson

* Sync with Debian testing
* New upstream release (LP: #506365)
  - New users and groups protocol
  - Fix D-Bus .service files to work with new users and groups version
  - Add a new authentication interface allowing to check for PolicyKit
    authorizations before committing
  - Fix SelfConfig and improve security checks
* debian/watch:
  - Watch 2.9.x series
* debian/control:
  - Bump libpolkit-gobject-1-dev build-dep
* Drop debian/patches/08_use_md5t.patch: Obsolete with new version
* Refresh 02ubuntu_chmod_network_interfaces_when_using_key.patch
* debian/patches/04_dont_use_authen_pam.patch:
  - Drop superfluous "use Authen::PAM", as it's not needed

66. By Chris Coulson

* debian/patches/10_unbreak_user_modification.patch,
  - Upstream changes from GIT to fix modifying passwords of
    existing users from users-admin (LP: #463353)
* debian/patches/12_fix_date_setting.patch:
  - Upstream GIT change to make it possible to change the time and
    date settings from time-admin again (LP: #475754)

65. By Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <email address hidden>

* New upstream release.
  - debian/patches/01_debian_4.0.patch,
  - debian/patches/04_correct_perl_command.patch:
    + Removed, fixed upstream.

64. By Chris Coulson

* debian/patches/07_dont_fork_on_dbus_activation.patch:
  - Don't fork the dispatcher when activated by DBus, as it makes
    DBus think that activation failed (LP: #411533)

63. By Robert Ancell

* New upstream release (LP: #416321):
  [ 2.6.1 ]
  - Added infrastructure for translations (David Planella) (LP: #207677)
  - Fixed some compiler warnings (Carlos Garnacho)
  [ 2.8.0 ]
  - Port to PolicyKit1. This change breaks compatibility with clients that don't support it, namely the gnome-system-tools < 2.28. (Milan Bouchet-Valat)
  - Fix D-Bus and PolicyKit policy files (Milan Bouchet-Valat, Simon McVittie, Josselin Mouette and Colin Walters)
  - Move the s-t-b executable to sbindir (Vladimir Lettiev)
  - Remove stale PID file when terminating (Chris Coulson) (LP: #298777)
  - Copy timezone to /etc/localtime instead of symlinking. Packaging tools should take care of updating themselves that file when they update the timezone data. (Steve Langasek)
  - Fix Gentoo support in several ways (Jeremy Guitton)
  - Fix translation files being installed with broken name (Götz Waschk)
  - Fix failure in time-admin when looking up "Europe/Helsinki" as time zone value (Michael Terry)
  [ 2.8.1 ]
  - Fix D-Bus activation to point to $(sbindir) (thanks to Götz Waschk)
  - Move $policy_in_files out of the HAVE_POLKIT case (Carlos Garnacho)
* debian/control.in:
  - Add BZR link
  - Change polkit dependency to polikit-gobject 0.92
* debian/system-tools-backends.install:
  - Binary moved from /usr/bin to /usr/sbin
  - Updated polkit install dir
* debian/patches/00git-format-strings.patch:
* debian/patches/00git-policy-i18n.patch:
* debian/patches/05_cve_2008_4311.patch:
* debian/patches/07_dont_symlink_localtime.patch:
* debian/patches/61_cleanup-pid-file.patch:
  - Applied upstream
* debian/patches/08_rosetta_translations.patch:
* debian/patches/99_autoreconf.patch:
  - Removed
* debian/patches/01_debian_4.0.patch
* debian/patches/02ubuntu_chmod_network_interfaces_when_using_key.patch
  - Refreshed

62. By Martin Pitt

* Merge with Debian unstable; Remaining Ubuntu changes:
  - Some patches, see their tag headers for details:
    + 00git-format-strings.patch
    + 00git-policy-i18n.patch
    + 08_rosetta_translations.patch
    + 61_cleanup-pid-file.patch
    + 99_autoreconf.patch (for the changes in 00git-policy-i18n.patch)
    + Drop 60_fix-permissions-of-pid-file.patch, superseded by
* Debian's cleanup of 01_debian_4.0.patch also fixed operation for Karmic.
  (LP: #371234)
* Add 06_check_etc_timezone.patch: Check /etc/timezone instead of
  /etc/localtime, to fix zones being misreported as some other zone. Thanks,
  Michael Terry! (LP: #43644)

61. By James Westby

When editing files like /etc/login.defs re-use the separator text that
was taken from the file, rather than replacing it with something equivalent.
This avoids replacing tabs with spaces in the above file and so avoids
un-necessary conffile prompts. (LP: #316756)

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