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Recommended update for aaa_base and yast2-network

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(Last modified: 11AUG2005)


solutions Recommended update for aaa_base and yast2-network SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (f86c512fcedee4f29c57bb08f13f6115)

Applies to

Package: aaa_base
yast2-network
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
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
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-10402
Release: 20050811
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone who has to use a https proxy should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This updates provides support for HTTPS-PROXY via YaST2 and/or /etc/sysconfig/proxy.
These settings are respected by many application like YaST2 Online Update, curl, wget etc.

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 aaa_base.rpm yast2-network.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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