Recommended update for rdesktop

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for rdesktop
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2012:1510-1
Rating: low
References: #723705 #778844 #787270
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that has three recommended fixes can now be installed.


    This update for rdesktop resolves the following issues:

    * Fix a segmentation fault that could happen when
    connecting to Windows 2008 R2 Server (bnc#778844)
    * Fix sound playback in Windows 2008 R2 Server, which
    requires the rdpdr channel to be initialized (bnc#723705)
    * Dynamically adjust the start and end times of
    daylight savings (bnc#787270).

    Patch Instructions:

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

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-rdesktop-7054

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • rdesktop-1.6.0-39.15.1