Recommended update for KERNEL (kernel-source)
(Last modified: 07MAY2002)
solutions Recommended update for KERNEL (kernel-source) SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0d6cb1077079bb6382694daa7979d229)
You will need this package if you want to compile your own kernel or to compile additional kernel modules.
The following notable problems and bugs were fixed:
- security issues regarding zlib, synack and ptrace
- kernel stack corruption
- time drifts when running ntpd
- veth memory leak
- wrong initial date
- autofs broken of ppc64
- update JFS to 1.0.17
- improve the
- SYSREQ support for vterm (
- support for nvram modification
- support for
rpm -Uvh kernel-source.rpm
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