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Recommended update for sapinit

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(Last modified: 17JAN2008)


solutions Recommended update for sapinit SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (8420a0fde1d2c54070669938e083e2c9)

Applies to

Package: sapinit
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 zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
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
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-12050Zypp-Patch-Number: 4913
Release: 20080117
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everybody using sapinit should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update resolves several problems due name space conflicts with other packages and the startup script of the SAP system. It also removes multiple lines within the configuration file /etc/sysctl.conf introduced by the versions 1.0 and 2.0 of sapinit.

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 sapinit.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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