Recommended update for atftp

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for atftp
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:0227-1
Rating: low
References: #507011 #774376 #793265
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2

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

    Description:


    This update for the Advanced TFTP Server and Client (atftp)
    implements an heuristic algorithm for packet
    retransmission. The RFC1350 compliant behavior is still
    available and can be enabled if necessary.

    Additionally, the update provides the following fixes and
    improvements:

    * Update manual regarding the default server directory
    * Create /srv/tftpboot on installation
    * Enable Perl Compatible Regular Expressions (PCRE)
    support

    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 Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-atftp-7223
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-atftp-7223

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • atftp-0.7.0-135.14.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • atftp-0.7.0-135.14.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/507011
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/774376
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/793265
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=f557052db166f08a412e43d85a1889c6