Recommended update for biosdevname

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for biosdevname
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:1624-1
Rating: low
References: #965585
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

  • An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


    This update for biosdevname provides the following fix:

    - Avoid duplicate naming of Mellanox-ConnectX-4 interfaces by biosdevname

    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-SP4:
      zypper in -t patch slessp4-biosdevname-13159=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-biosdevname-13159=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):
      • biosdevname-0.6.1-0.15.2
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):
      • biosdevname-debuginfo-0.6.1-0.15.2
      • biosdevname-debugsource-0.6.1-0.15.2