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Recommended update for yast2-storage


(Last modified: 15NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for yast2-storage SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (d4352446fe7b073347d6dbe887137a8d)

Applies to

Package: yast2-storage
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11609
Release: 20071115
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update fixes the following bugs:
  • gzip does not install if /usr is a separate partition (#44522)
  • yast2 ncurses interface sometimes hangs on menu redraw (#199963)
  • No automatic proposal of disk partitioning when the disk size is changed during install (#158552)
  • SP3 sets up incorrect default for 1st cd on legacy iSeries (#127656)


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 yast2-storage.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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