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Recommended update for Novell EVMS snapins


(Last modified: 01OCT2007)

solutions Recommended update for Novell EVMS snapins SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (1be1a2f0c6bdb4f3f5977154e9f4567b)

Applies to

Package: novell-evms-snapins
Product(s): Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11807
Release: 20071001
Obsoletes: none


Everybody using EVMS should update.



Problem description

Bugfixes for
  • commit_partitions() in nwmgr (NW EVMS segment manager)
  • The MBR DOS partition record not being large enough to contain the last NW partition record entry and size of the last free NW partition record could exceed the physical disk size.


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 novell-evms-snapins.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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