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Security update for 64 bit libraries


(Last modified: 09DEC2004)

solutions Security update for 64 bit libraries SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (e4b15f8c9e855c453a3097ff2cca0788)

Applies to

Package: baselibs-64bit
Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries

Release: 20041209
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using 64 bit binaries should install this update.




This patch updates the 64 bit runtime and development libraries to the current maintenance state, including all security and bugfixes applied to the native 32 bit libraries.


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 baselibs-64bit.rpm addonlibs-64bit.rpm cross-ppc64-libs_and_headers.rpm
Please restart all applications that utilize these libraries after applying the update to activate the changes.

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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