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Recommended update for mkinitrd,udev


(Last modified: 16MAR2005)

solutions Recommended update for mkinitrd, udev SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (5d4a622e3e96f3e9eeda416fd02800f6)

Applies to

Package: mkinitrd
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
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-9949
Release: 20050316
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should install this update.

Problem description

When using SCSI disks as root filesystem mkinitrd might overwrite
/lib/klibc/bin/umount with /sbin/umount.


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 mkinitrd.rpm udev.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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