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Recommended update for sax2-ident


(Last modified: 04SEP2006)

solutions Recommended update for sax2-ident SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (fbf457ac526a1001be6a265b7ae0c87b)

Applies to

Package: sax2-ident
Product(s): SUSE SLED 10 for x86
SUSE SLED 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE SLES 10 for x86
SUSE SLES 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T

Release: 20060904
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using the properitary ATI X11 drivers should install this update.



Problem description

Starting from the driver version 8.25.18 ATI has replaced the kernel driver option agplock with locked-userpages. This causes the X server to no longer load.


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 sax2-ident.rpm
After installation of the update please reconfigure your X11 server with sax2 in case X11 does not start anymore.

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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