Recommended update for python-azure-agent

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for python-azure-agent
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:1602-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1042202 #1042203
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-PUBCLOUD

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


    This update for python-azure-agent provides version 2.2.13 and brings the
    following fixes and improvements:

    - Fix for host plugin response encoding.
    - Fix for GAiA public key handling.
    - Fix for host plugin channel initialization.
    - Fix for AzureStack protocol error handling.
    - Removal of iptables rules from AzureStack protocol.
    - There are too many log print to /var/log/waagent.log.
    - Questionable split call in common/
    - Remove extension logs during de-provision.
    - Reset of RDMA drivers not taking effect.
    - WALA de-provision process not clean up all cloudinit files.
    - Ensure the transport certificate expires in no more than two years
    - Emit goal state processing performance metrics enhancement.
    - Align with the Azure Stack protocol enhancement.
    - Location of configuration file should be editable.
    - Add new OS.SshDir in waagent.conf.
    - De-provision cloud-init data.
    - Enable FIPS support.
    - Enable auto-update for AzureStack.
    - Default route is not added if it already exists.
    - Change option order for mkfs.
    - Enable customer-supported cloud-init.
    - Agent should purge /var/lib/waagent/events if it gets full.
    - Remove superseded extension folders / zip files.
    - Agent should remove unused extension directories and zip files.
    - Agent should not issue an HTTP HEAD to determine status blob type.
    - Correct HandlerState status check and clean-up reported events.
    - Reduce polling time for extension processing.
    - Emit event if re-provisioning without a de-provision.

    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-PUBCLOUD:
      zypper in -t patch pubclsp3-python-azure-agent-13154=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-PUBCLOUD (x86_64):
      • python-azure-agent-2.2.13-27.1