Mandrake Linux Advisory: kernelOct 28, 2003, 23:21 (1 Talkback[s])
Mandrake Linux Update Advisory
A problem was discovered where the kernel would destroy certain LG based CD-ROM devices. This problem has been fixed in the kernels provided and MandrakeSoft encourages everyone to upgrade.
For more information on this particular problem, view the errata page on this topic available at:
For full information on updating your kernel, please view the instructions at:
New commercial drivers for this kernel will be available at Mandrake Club shortly.
Mandrake Linux 9.2:
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.
A list of FTP mirrors can be obtained from:
All packages are signed by MandrakeSoft for security. You can obtain the GPG public key of the Mandrake Linux Security Team by executing:
gpg --recv-keys --keyserver www.mandrakesecure.net 0x22458A98
Please be aware that sometimes it takes the mirrors a few hours to update.
You can view other update advisories for Mandrake Linux at:
MandrakeSoft has several security-related mailing list services that anyone can subscribe to. Information on these lists can be obtained by visiting:
If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact