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Recommended update for sysconfig

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(Last modified: 19OCT2007)


solutions Recommended update for sysconfig SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (0f45b214b679010e675729872457baea)

Applies to

Package: sysconfig
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 4455
Release: 20071019
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everybody using the traditional network setup with ifup should install this
sysconfig update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update of sysconfig fixes a bug which can cause network problems, because
of a missing default route. This happens when sysconfig cannot detect if a
dhcp client is already running (#326101).

Solution

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 sysconfig.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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