Novell is now a part of Micro Focus

Recommended update for POS Images


(Last modified: 07FEB2005)

solutions Recommended update for POS Images SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (cbb780aa4c6b79e586e7cf042b0d83b1)

Applies to

Package: POS_Image2
Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
Patch: patch-9849
Release: 20050207
Obsoletes: none


This update fixes a problem with storing data in a separate partition.



Problem description

This patch resolves an issue when creating an image with data in a partition
such as /home is stored instead in the root partition. IBM submitted a linuxrc
patch file which is incorporated in the POS_Image-DiskNetboot rpm which fixes
this issue.


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 POS_Image2.rpm POS_Image-DiskNetboot-Binary2.rpm POS_Image-DiskNetboot2.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


The Origin of this information may be internal or external to Novell. Novell makes all reasonable efforts to verify this information. However, the information provided in this document is for your information only. Novell makes no explicit or implied claims to the validity of this information.

Any trademarks referenced in this document are the property of their respective owners. Consult your product manuals for complete trademark information.

© Copyright Micro Focus or one of its affiliates