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Recommended update for Red Carpet

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(Last modified: 11JAN2005)


solutions Recommended update for Red Carpet SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (26bfde9ca918f01be41539d435c5d3a6)

Applies to

Package: libredcarpet
libredcarpet-python
libredcarpet-tools
rcd
rcd-devel
red-carpet
rug
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Patch: patch-9712
Release: 20050111
Obsoletes: none

Indications

SLES9 SP1 Update for red-carpet

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

  • update rcd, rug, red-carpet, libredcarpet to version 2.4.4.
  • update libsoup to version 2.2.0.
  • rcd/libredcarpet recognizes the CPU architecture now and installes arch-specific packages where available. (#43045)
  • rug requires the right CPU architecture for the python interpreter (#48088)
  • rcd/libredcarpet avoids locking the RPM database while YaST is running (#42582)
  • rug/libsoup fixes for SSL/TLS certification handling from proxys (Ximian #68583)
  • Cache red-carpet help and show red-carpet in khelpcenter.
  • Use kdesu in red-carpet desktop files.

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 libredcarpet.rpm libredcarpet-python.rpm libredcarpet-tools.rpm rcd.rpm rcd-devel.rpm red-carpet.rpm rug.rpm

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