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Recommended update for oprofile


(Last modified: 06SEP2006)

solutions Recommended update for oprofile SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7bafeb91efc6c19defc5bbba33af30b0)

Applies to

Package: oprofile
Product(s): SUSE SLED 10 for x86
SUSE SLED 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 for x86
SLE SDK 10 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 for X86-64

Release: 20060906
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using oprofile should install this update.



Problem description

opreport reports the error "attempt to create string with null pointer" due to a missing validation check.


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 oprofile.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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