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Recommended update for rdist


(Last modified: 28FEB2005)

solutions Recommended update for rdist SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0a98cc849f91298f50f301ffd9e1e7f3)

Applies to

Package: rdist
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
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-9902
Release: 20050228
Obsoletes: none


Install this update if you're using rdist.



Problem description

Wrong prototypes used in code caused occasional segfaults of rdist, most
affected were 64-bit platforms. This update fixes the problems.


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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