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Recommended update for package util-linux


(Last modified: 29JUL2003)

solutions Recommended update for package util-linux SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0986ae7e136b8d6d6b4d01608018c22f)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries

Package: util-linux
Release: 20030729
Obsoletes: none


This update is required for swap files larger than 2 GB.



Problem description

Using swap files larger than 2 GB does not work in all cases. This package remedies 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 -Fvh util-linux.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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