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Errata for the SLES8 installation README and manuals


(Last modified: 20FEB2003)

solutions Errata for the SLES8 installation README and manuals SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (55f3b371b7122689aa48051bc09f4c62)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries

Package: errata-z.pdf
Release: 20030220
Obsoletes: none


Everyone new to the installation of SLES8 should read this document.




The PDF document below contains an updated version of the
installation README of CD1 plus corrections of errors in the
If you are not familiar with SLES8 installation on the mainframe, please read the document carefully to avoid known pitfalls.
We recommend to read the document even if you are experienced in the SLES7 installlation on the mainframe, as the installer and the installation process have changed significally.
The file provided at the location below is an ASCII armored PGP signed file. To extract the PDF from this file, please perfom the following actions:
  • install GnuPG if you haven't already. On SuSE Linux, it is contained in the package gpg. Other recent Linux distributions come with a ready to use GnuPG package as well. GnuPG is also available for many other operating systems, including Microsoft Windows. Please refer to for information on how to get GnuPG for your operating system.
  • run the command gpg -o errata-z.pdf --decrypt errata-z.pdf.asc to extract the document.

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