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Recommended update for suse-build-key


(Last modified: 20NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for suse-build-key SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (316ee10d495aa901561bc9f68e769615)

Applies to

Package: suse-build-key
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux POS 9
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11937
Release: 20071120
Obsoletes: none


Install this update if you want to participate in the KMP update process.


Problem description

This update provides 2 new additional GPG keys for RPM verification to the system.
These keys are used by the Novell Kernel Module Update Process to provide so called "KMP" packages for specific kernel modules.
To import the keys into the RPM database (necessary to allow installing the KMP RPMs via YAST), run the provided script: /usr/sbin/install-kmp-key as root.
If you are not using the KMP process this update is not required.


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 -Fhv suse-build-key.rpm

links to download packages

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Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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