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Recommended update for aaa_base


(Last modified: 15NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for aaa_base SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (63b6257a240200e9204cb1dc643b0f83)

Applies to

Package: aaa_base
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-11585
Release: 20071115
Obsoletes: none


Install to fix various minor issues.



Problem description

  • call umount in "rcnfs stop" if there are any active nfs mounts (#103217)
  • commented out GZIP setting in csh.cshrc (#230850)
  • Use new init feature of redo of utmp records if needed (#148038)
  • added boot.evms to should-start list in boot.localfs (#189360)
  • Make cold boot into single user work even for `s' (bug #148038)
  • Restart udev after warm reached single user mode (bug #158613)
  • added cifs to blacklist in boot.localfs (#134352)


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 -Uvh aaa_base.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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