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Recommended update for ps

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(Last modified: 29AUG2006)


solutions Recommended update for ps SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (a938de79c7bb315fee1980a6a3b7b80b)

Applies to

Package: ps
Product(s): SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
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 Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11181
Release: 20060829
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Without this update the ps utility shows only the program name without any
further arguments if a command lines is longer than 2047 bytes.

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 ps.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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