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Recommended update for Berkeley DB


(Last modified: 18JUN2002)

solutions Recommended update for Berkeley DB SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (77a7f1d1aa71a5b79c8989898244a00d)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for S/390 and zSeries

Package: db
Release: 20020618
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should install this patch.



Problem description

Some programs, especially cyrus imapd, complain about "db3: Unable to allocate memory for the lock table" due to an alignment problem. This patch fixes the problem.


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 db.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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