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Recommended update for rdist


(Last modified: 26APR2004)

solutions Recommended update for rdist SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (00f9695f5b81994ce85f384eb5ff6e9f)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF

Package: rdist
Release: 20040426
Obsoletes: none


Everybody using rdist should update.

Problem description

When an rdist was initiated from a remote host, all files were transferred as
intended. However, due to a compiler bug, subsequent rdist sessions from the
same remote host transferred the same files once again, even if they had not


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh rdist.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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