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Recommend update for heartbeat


(Last modified: 13MAY2004)

solutions Recommend update for heartbeat SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (d4b575f32317a90e518d6a2110917297)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64

Package: heartbeat
Release: 20040513
Obsoletes: none


All users on 64bit platforms are recommended to update.



Problem description

This update fixes an authentication issue on 64bit platforms. The md5 and sha1
authentication plugins were using integers of the wrong size, making md5 and
sha1 authentication completely inoperational.


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 heartbeat.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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