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Wind River Linux 2.0 UP 4 Cumulative patch for bash

Released: Oct 11, 2011     Updated: Oct 11, 2011


The following defect(s) have been fixed in this cumulative patch for the Wind River bash:

WIND00295859       bash crashes due to failed read() operation

Product Version

Linux Platforms 2.0



Requires Wind River Linux 2.0 Update Pack 4 (2.0.4) to be installed

Installation Notes

Installation Notes

1. Unzip this patch under [install_dir]/updates      
2. From the [install_dir]/updates directory, run the command "../maintenance/mtool/mtool_linux"   
3. Follow the instructions for installing the point patch.   
4. This is a source only patch so you will have to rebuild the bash package. This can be done by executing the command "make -C build bash.distclean" followed by "make -C build bash.rebuild"   
5. Run "make fs" next   
6. Upload the kernel and rootfs into the target and boot it up.

DATE: 12 Oct 2011

REVISION: Add file and includes fix to defect WIND00295859

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