Security update for linux Kernel (IPF)
(Last modified: 07JUN2004)
solutions Security update for linux Kernel (IPF) SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (fbc452895c8686539b54ae55bbebf6be)
First, find out which kernel package to install by using the following command:
rpm -qf /boot/vmlinuz
Download the kernel image fitting your setup and install it with either:
rpm -Fvh k_deflt-*.rpmfor the default kernel image, or
rpm -Fvh k_itanium2-smp-*.rpmfor the Itanium2 SMP kernel image, or
rpm -Fhv k_itanium2.rpm-*.rpmfor the Itanium2 kernel image, or
rpm -Fhv k_smp-*.rpmfor the SMP kernel image
Finally, reboot the system with
shutdown -r now
to load the new kernel (replace "now" with the appropriate amount of time to allow local users to cleanly log out, for example "+5" for five minutes.)
If you are interested in installing the kernel sources, please download the package
kernel-sourceand install it with:
rpm -Uhv kernel-source-*.rpm
Download Source Packages
Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.
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