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Recommended update for Java2


(Last modified: 13FEB2008)

solutions Recommended update for Java2 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (6cf78a45cabbf7bd933ed63d049372c4)

Applies to

Package: java2
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-12087
Release: 20080213
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

From 30/12 to 16/03/2008 Buenos Aires/Argentina will change its current timezone (GMT-3) to GMT-2. This is the first year (since 1990) that this country will change its time on summer.


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 -Fhv java2.rpm java2-jre.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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