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Recommended update for yast2-network


(Last modified: 16NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for yast2-network SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (083573e2fa4c4445480ff53ec2aa389a)

Applies to

Package: yast2-network
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11661
Release: 20071116
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

  • Fixed deleting and editing virtual aliases (additional addresses) by backporting the fixes from #57386, #57412, and #63191 (#173033).
  • Added LABEL_foo=foo for virtual aliases so that they are displayed by ifconfig (#57412, #173032).


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 yast2-network.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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