2006-09-29 s390-tools 1.5.4 (for "April 2004" and "October 2005") superseded

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Category: operating system. Contains the source tree of a set of user space utilities that should to be used together with the Linux on System z kernel and device drivers.

s390-tools-1.5.4.tar.gz / MD5 recommended (2006-09-29) superseded

These s390-tools-1.5.4 with bug fixes (applicable for the "April 2004 stream" and "October 2005 stream") replace s390-tools-1.5.3.

Description:
lszfcp: Options -l, -p and -b do not work as expected.
Symptom:
Options -p, -l, and -D do not filter the output as expected. Furthermore, listing devices that match given wwpn and busid also shows all ports with the specified wwpn. The latter one is unintentional.
Problem:
Wrong evaluation of options when -l, -p, -b are combined with options -H, -D or -P.
Solution:
Correct evaluation of options and add a note plus examples to corresponding man-page.
Problem-ID:
25391
Description:
lszfcp: lszfcp not working properly with sysfsutils 2.x.
Symptom:
lszfcp -p or -P is not showing the respective information.
Problem:
The systool command has a bug.
Solution:
A workaround is developed for the lszfcp command.
Problem-ID:
27422
Description:
vmcp: man page has a typo in the general description.
Symptom:
Documented -c option instead of -k.
Problem:
Typo during man page authoring.
Solution:
Fix typo.
Problem-ID:
24746
Description:
zfcpdbf: Wrong month in date string.
Symptom:
Displayed month in date string is one less than expected.
Problem:
The month as returned by gmtime() is counted from 0.
Solution:
Increment month by one before printing.
Problem-ID:
25387
Description:
zipl dump tools: Fix handling of external timer interrupts.
Symptom:
Dump process is terminated.
Problem:
External timer interrupts are not handled correctly by the dump tools.
Solution:
Fix timer interrupt handling.
Problem-ID:
26311

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