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Recommended update for gnome-desktop


(Last modified: 14MAR2006)

solutions Recommended update for gnome-desktop SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (71d8895cb04689b5a64e488745debce5)

Applies to

Package: gnome-desktop
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 POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10909
Release: 20060314
Obsoletes: none


If you want to call actions with root privileges, you should update.



Problem description

This update works around broken gnomesu ("Timeout when trying to execute
'su' ") by using kdesu.


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 gnome-desktop.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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