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Recommended update for hwinfo

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(Last modified: 19DEC2007)


solutions Recommended update for hwinfo SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (805987b8099a25a184396ed770f82c6e)

Applies to

Package: hwinfo
hwinfo-devel
libthinkfinger
pam_thinkfinger
thinkfinger
yast2-fingerprint-reader
yast2-hardware-detection
yast2-theme-NLD
yast2-users
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for X86-64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 4734
Release: 20071219
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update provides support for Thinkpad fingerprint readers. It also includes a YaST module, to configure these devices.

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 -Fhv hwinfo.rpm hwinfo-devel.rpm libthinkfinger.rpm pam_thinkfinger.rpm thinkfinger.rpm yast2-fingerprint-reader.rpm yast2-hardware-detection.rpm yast2-theme-NLD.rpm yast2-users.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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