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yast2 and yast2-nfs-client 7138


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patch attributes

Architecture: x86
Security patch: No
Priority: Recommended
Distribution Type: Public


Revision: 1
Document ID: 5155338
Creation Date: 2013-01-11 07:46:57


Moderate: Recommended update for yast2 and yast2-nfs-client (7138)

Patch: slessp2-yast2-nfs-client-201212-7138
Bugs: 719538, 744357, 547983, 608166, 589541, 786757

Applies to:

Package(s): yast2 yast2-devel-doc yast2-nfs-client
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2



Every user should update.




This collective update for YaST and YaST's NFS Client Configuration module provides improved support for IPv6 and fixes for some issues. The changes in detail are:


  • Extended support for IPv6 (bnc#719538)
  • Fixed filtering of valid characters in URL password field (bnc#786757).


  • Added support for IPv6 in square brackets (bnc#719538)
  • IPv6 addresses supported (bnc#719538)
  • Auto-installation fails to enable portmapper/rpcbind service (bnc#744357)
  • Fill server hostname combobox with existing values (bnc#547983)
  • Fixed handling of return symbols (bnc#608166)
  • Fixed problem with OK button (bnc#589541)
  • Updated testsuite.


This update is provided as a set of RPM packages that can easily be installed onto a running system by using the YaST online update module. Please install the update.

file contents

Files IncludedSizeDate
yast2-nfs-client-2.17.14-0.5.1.noarch.rpm106.0 KB (108544)2013-01-11 07:47:03
yast2- KB (688541)2013-01-11 07:47:02
readme_5155338.htmlN/A2013-01-11 08:02:31

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