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Recommended update for POS_Server

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(Last modified: 26JUL2004)


solutions Recommended update for POS_Server SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (3f730f15b1be64bf8afb1316373fdb5b)

Applies to

Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8

Package: POS_Server
POS_Server-Admin
POS_Server-AdminTools
POS_Server-AutoInstall
POS_Server-BranchTools
POS_Server-Modules
Release: 20040726
Obsoletes: 19c2313c1b471dca05debe147ec7e93f

Indications

Important LDAP related POS_Server fixes.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Problem in calculating the ip from the workstation number (CR001).
The new code will calculate the number correctly. Also, it will
allow .0 and .255 to be assigned. This means that administrators
will have to setup scDhcpRange and scDhcpFixedRange correctly if
they have a .255 netmask.
Added code to write an error to syslog if the image name
does not exist.
Removes the reference to bsha_config.sh in the branchha.tex file.
Modified the information about how to start posleases2ldap in
servercommands.tex and quickinst.tex. Modified to indicate use
of the /etc/init.d/posleases2ldap script.

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 -Fhv POS_Server.rpm POS_Server-Admin.rpm POS_Server-AdminTools.rpm POS_Server-AutoInstall.rpm POS_Server-BranchTools.rpm POS_Server-Modules.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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