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Recommended update for IBMJava2-SDK_1_4,IBMJava2-JRE_1_4


(Last modified: 11MAR2007)

solutions Recommended update for IBMJava2-SDK_1_4, IBMJava2-JRE_1_4 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (f4bebe151e8ed6fa3884e4bc3893bec7)

Applies to

Package: IBMJava2-SDK_1_4
Product(s): 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 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
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11457
Release: 20070311
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using IBM Java should update.



Problem description

The extend of the daylight saving time in the USA requires changed configuration files for the IBM-Java.
Full details can be found on: Use of three-character TimeZone identifiers incompatible with some SDK or JRE Service Refreshes


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 -Uvh IBMJava2-SDK_1_4.rpm IBMJava2-JRE_1_4.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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