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Recommended update for km_nss


(Last modified: 01JUN2007)

solutions Recommended update for km_nss SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0da1f8e93413a362f45c71de72f7527d)

Applies to

Package: km_nss
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11533
Release: 20070601
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using NSS should update.



Problem description

This update contains several fixes for NSS components:
  • Bug 215092 - NSS volume dismount results in: kernel BUG at fs/inode.c:241!
  • Bug 224209 - Invalid Operand RIP is at NMM_Free+0x72/0x14a [nsslnxlib]
  • Bug 234536 - Kernel OOPS performing backup EIP is at uzSAMSG_Read+0xfb/0x20a
  • Bug 235560 - OES1 - NSS Snap date not being updated (ie NSS modules returns old 2005 info)
  • Bug 238648 - LCRASH: Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at virtual address 00000030
  • Bug 257738 - Barrier flush is needed prior to writing a checkpoint
  • Bug 271005 - Core files for MCC in ndsd thread with nss on the stack
  • Bug 277506 - SRB - remove the IgnoreAuth global


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 km_nss.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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