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Recommended update for novell-sms


(Last modified: 06DEC2005)

solutions Recommended update for novell-sms SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7f3fae3177f9e161646df6e021fb1ec1)

Applies to

Package: novell-sms
Product(s): Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10761
Release: 20051206
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This patch along contains support for extended attributes for VFS, support for
hard and soft links for NSS and VFS, support for non-English user names,
enhancements to improve backup performance. The patch also contains defect
fixes in the following scenarios, include/exclude filters, for preserving
access times while backing up, backup of read only NFS mount points and
support for square bracket(ex: [2001]) files on Linux.


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 novell-sms.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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