Latest upstream release: 0.48.2
Current version in Fedora Rawhide: 0.48.1
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I think this can be closed as fixed in next release.
Inkscape 0.48.2 has already been in Fedora 17 repos since Nov/2011.
I opened bug #812620 to request inkscape 0.48.3 (released Feb/2012) to be included in Fedora 17.