SUMMARY 2: CDE Problem

From: M. O. Chukwunenye (
Date: Thu Jan 07 1999 - 12:38:59 CST

Patch-ID# 106027-02
Keywords: PAM passwd 8 characters hang
Synopsis: CDE 1.2 dtsession: patch for screenlock
Date: Oct/29/98

Solaris Release: 2.6

SunOS Release: 5.6

Unbundled Product: CDE

Unbundled Release: 1.2

Relevant Architectures: sparc

Xref: This patch available for x86 as patch 106028

BugId's fixed with this patch: 4104035 4101879 4175298

Changes incorporated in this version: 4175298

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch:

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch:

Obsoleted by:

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

    4175298 unlock screen causes hang when Dtsession*keys specified
    (from 106027-01)
    4104035 dtsession doesn't allows user passwds greater than 8 chars
    4101879 User gets logged out without warning randomly

Patch Installation Instructions:
Generic 'installpatch' and 'backoutpatch' scripts are provided
within each patch package with instructions appended to this section.
Other specific or unique installation instructions may also be
necessary and should be described below.

Special Install Instructions:

                  Marcel O. Chukwunenye
Lead Engineer/SW, Unix System Administrator (407)-729-5430

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