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Recommended update for sax2


(Last modified: 27JAN2006)

solutions Recommended update for sax2 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (32e71d0020ae990933c8808d52c47216)

Applies to

Package: sax2
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10836
Release: 20060127
Obsoletes: none


All users of SaX2 should install this update.



Problem description

This patch makes the SaX2 system profiler (sysp) to detect combinations of Intel and CT cards correctly.
Additionally, it makes SaX2 to exit the batch mode shell in a clean way. The message "***glibc detected *** double free or corruption" will disappear with this 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 -Fvh sax2.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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