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Recommended update for NCP


(Last modified: 02JAN2007)

solutions Recommended update for NCP SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (33903e5b578e1003ebaa293fc1c270b0)

Applies to

Package: novell-ncp
Product(s): Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11365
Release: 20070102
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using NCP on Open Enterprise server should update.



Problem description

Fixes for the following issues.
  • Performance optimizations
  • Fixed Case 63 . NetWare 2.X Find First / Find Next calls
  • Fixed problem with subdirectories named ":" (bug 224032)
  • Fixed physical record unlock and L2 oplock problems (bug 224515)
  • Fixed problem with Cross protocol file leases on SLES 10
  • Fixed reply buffer allocation problem
  • Fixed subdirectory caching problem (bug 228612)
  • Fixed log file max size problem (bug 163378)
  • Fixed trustee problem with long edir object names (bug 227244)
  • Fixed nss volume name space cluster mount problem (bug 211753)


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-ncp.rpm novell-ncpserv.rpm

links to download packages

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Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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