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Recommended update for kdebase3

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(Last modified: 25JUL2007)


solutions Recommended update for kdebase3 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (41f5cd5c00dd6f0199dbba33b3e01d16)

Applies to

Package: kdebase3
kdebase3-devel
kdebase3-kdm
kdebase3-samba
kdebase3-extra
kdebase3-nsplugin64
kdebase3-nsplugin
kdebase3-ksysguardd
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
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-11627
Release: 20070725
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Use this if DB2 Control Center doesn't start up.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

KDE exports a LD_HWCAP_MASK environment variable that can cause problems on
non-x86 platforms. As the environment variable is no longer needed, it has
been removed from the startup script. It should fix performance and
compatibility problems on non-x86 architectures.

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 -Fvh kdebase3.rpm kdebase3-devel.rpm kdebase3-kdm.rpm kdebase3-samba.rpm kdebase3-extra.rpm kdebase3-nsplugin64.rpm kdebase3-nsplugin.rpm kdebase3-ksysguardd.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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