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Recommended update for REISERFS


(Last modified: 25APR2002)

solutions Recommended update for REISERFS SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (8c0c2a3fd413890bb05d95d3f01b459e)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Admin-CD for Firewall
SuSE eMail Server III
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA32
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA64
SuSE Firewall Adminhost VPN
SuSE Linux Connectivity Server

Package: reiserfs
Release: 20020425
Obsoletes: none


This update should be installed.



Problem description

This update for the reiserfs userspace administration utilities provides more stability and performance for the reiserfsck file system check program as well as the mkreiserfs program to create new filesystems (format). In addition to the version upgrade, cosmetic changes have been added to make the startup messages look more descriptive.


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 -Uvh reiserfs.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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