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Recommended update for evms


(Last modified: 21SEP2006)

solutions Recommended update for evms SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (65bd5643ffb1ac706b0926eb0296af45)

Applies to

Package: evms
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
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11225
Release: 20060921
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using EVMS with clustering support should install this update.



Problem description

Some thread-handling issues in EVMS have been found which can cause EVMS to time out or allocate too much memory.


Please install the update 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 evms.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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