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Recommended update for linux-iscsi


(Last modified: 05DEC2005)

solutions Recommended update for linux-iscsi SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (40f63b0616f2a01c5d193042d2fce10e)

Applies to

Package: linux-iscsi
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
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-10605
Release: 20051205
Obsoletes: none


Every user of linux-iscsi should install this update.



Problem description

  • The start script has been modified to explicitely remove SCSI devices on shutdown.
  • Additionally LVM devices are now activated for automatic mounting.
  • A memory corruption in the sysfs interface has been fixed.


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 linux-iscsi.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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