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openSUSE-RU-2010:0942-1 (moderate): syslog-ng: Collective fixes
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  • Date: Fri, 12 Nov 2010 22:08:28 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <20101112210829.0D059BE5A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Recommended Update: syslog-ng: Collective fixes

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2010:0942-1
Rating: moderate
References: #568150 #617111 #637646
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.2
openSUSE 11.1

An update that has three recommended fixes can now be


- 568150: Fix to block SIGHUP while the reload is in
progress to "queue" HUP signals, so they're delivered and
handled later.
- 617111: Applied a patch to fix a 100% CPU usage when
mark_freq() is changed to 0 during a SIGHUP (reload),
that may also cause to fill up /var partition very
- 637646: Applied a patch withe stricter parsing of the
LinkSys timestamps to avoid misinterpretation of program
names with 4 digits at the begin as timestamp year.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch syslog-ng-3200

- openSUSE 11.1:

zypper in -t patch syslog-ng-3200

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc x86_64):



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