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Recommended update for gftp


(Last modified: 05DEC2005)

solutions Recommended update for gftp SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (362b6d238778985478f00eaa899fb679)

Applies to

Package: gftp
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-10700
Release: 20051205
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using gftp should update.



Problem description

  • Update to version 2.0.18 to get bug fixes
  • Remove upstreamed and unapplicable patches
  • Desensitize file transfer button when not connected (6905)
  • Fix crash when clicking on sort icon (9020)
  • Fix localisation issue (416)
  • Desensitize start/stop transfer buttons appropriately (6923)
  • Fix bug in URL entry (6908)
  • Get rid of annoying dialog that indicates 0 files selected (6920)


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 gftp.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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