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Optional update for sblim-gather-devel


(Last modified: 20MAR2007)

solutions Optional update for sblim-gather-devel SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (20133b2a5c61cc47e57fadcc917a5ea9)

Applies to

Package: sblim-gather-devel
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 2859
Release: 20070320
Obsoletes: none


This package is the update for Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 10.
Install it to have your system at SP1 level.



Problem description

  • synced requires/provides with upstream spec (#255052)
  • added sblim-gather-2.1.2-testscript_bug_240778.patch: Fix testsuite for https only cim-server (#240778)
  • split package into logical pieces (base package, provider,devel and test subpackages) (#240800)
  • added /var/run/gather (#240800)
  • update to version 2.1.2: (Fate 301552)
    • Changes in Version 2.1.2:
      • 1525914 Fixed repository overwrite by z channel plugin.
      • 1585629 Fixed z channel timestamp wrap
      • 1585628 Fixed invalid CPU values for z LPARs and CEC
      • 1565458 Fixed CIMOM crash after invalid getinstance ops
      • 1613105 Fixed handling of unsigned 32-bit integers
    • Changes in Version 2.1.1:
      • 1468385 Fixed 32bit value display
      • 1474178 Fixed bogus file ownerships in RPM specfiles
      • 1506037 Fixed testsuite for https CIM server connections
      • 1509900 Fixed memory corruption in Xen Plugin
    • Features added:
      • 1509902 Added plugins for IBM System z
  • Changes in Version 2.1.0
    • Features added:
      • 1427714 Added new config properties for automatic plugin loading.
      • 1429155 Added new config option for sample interval override.
      • 1436488 Added top-N support for metric values.
      • 1436591 Added new config option to specify the repository expiration.
      • 1436671 New plugin for Xen.
      • 1441802 Added new config option for synchronized sampling.
      • 1450569 Multiple gather installations can coexist now on one system.
      • 1454734 Support for seperate devel package added.
    • Bugs fixed:
      • 1395363 Removed provider postinstall location dependencies.
      • 1441804 Fixed spec file
      • 1446497 Removed metric instance number limit
      • 1449436 Enhanced metric repository performance for large data volumes
      • 1449628 Fixed segfault in Xen plugin
      • 1450216 Enhanced filter performance by adaptive sorting algorithms
      • 1454722 Fixed potential memory overwrite in local communications code
      • 1464845 Fixed potential repository failure for interval metrics
  • Changes in Version 2.0.4
    • Bugs fixed:
      • 1430516 Fixed unrecoverable disconnect.
      • 1443997 Fixed handling of partially loaded repository plugin sets
      • 1444272 Fixed coredump for NULL unit fields
      • 1444711 Fixed CPU time display units (now milliseconds)
      • 1444826 Fix some portability issues
  • updated sblim-gather-2.0.3_linkerpaths.patch for 2.1.2. new name sblim-gather-2.1.2_linkerpaths.patch.
  • use upstream solution for sblim-gather-2.0.3_static_overflow.patch
  • updated sblim-gather-2.0.3_pointers.patch for 2.1.2. new name sblim-gather-2.1.2_pointers.patch.


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 -Uvh sblim-gather-devel.rpm

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