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Recommended update for RAWIO


(Last modified: 28JAN2002)

solutions Recommended update for RAWIO SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (08761b10df39b70c0610b8c8ef952f5e)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for S/390 and zSeries

Package: ap2/rawio
Release: 20020128
Obsoletes: none


Everybody using RAW I/O (e.g. with Oracle) needs this update.



Problem description

There exists a bug in the raw command which makes it basically impossible to use raw-Devices.
This update fixes the problem.


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 -Uhv devs.rpm rpm -Uhv rawio.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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