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Recommended update for package mlterm


(Last modified: 19NOV2002)

solutions Recommended update for package mlterm SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (9374b4299a4a32c3b5c1e49d5d654cc4)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4

Package: mlterm
Release: 20021119
Obsoletes: none


This update should be installed.



Problem description

This update fixes the following problems:
  • mlconfig did not read /etc/gtk/gtkrc.<LANG>, therefore mlconfig showed garbage characters in some locales unless the user did set a correct fontset in his personal ~/.gtkrc.
  • mlterm did not make utmp entries.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as a RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh mlterm.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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