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Recommended update for procinfo


(Last modified: 30DEC2004)

solutions Recommended update for procinfo SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7b731dd37d1b7b14c9a042c1a71ea00b)

Applies to

Package: procinfo
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
Patch: patch-9610
Release: 20041230
Obsoletes: none


SLES9 SP1 Update for procinfo



Problem description

  • Read HZ from /proc/sys/kernel/HZ if existing, otherwise assume 1000 for kernel 2.6, 100 for older ones. (#45707)
  • Us it in calculation of load percentages. (#45707)
  • Fix overflow in uptime output. (#41081)


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 procinfo.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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