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Recommended update for yast2-users

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(Last modified: 16MAR2005)


solutions Recommended update for yast2-users SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7f70e0c085a41230b1b31ea542071546)

Applies to

Package: yast2-users
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
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 Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-9956
Release: 20050316
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone wanting to create groups with AutoYaST should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Creating groups via AutoYaST does not work as they are not written to
the /etc/group file. This patch fixes the problem.
The patch also fixes the detection of NIS servers.

Solution

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 yast2-users.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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