Recommended update for biosdevname

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for biosdevname
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:1762-1
Rating: low
References: #1042185
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2

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


    This update for biosdevname fixes the following issues:

    - Duplicate naming of SRIOV VFs by biosdevname when VPD_DCM Strings are
    present in VFs (bsc#1042185)

    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 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1094=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1094=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2 (x86_64):
      • biosdevname-0.7.2-10.2
      • biosdevname-debuginfo-0.7.2-10.2
      • biosdevname-debugsource-0.7.2-10.2
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2 (x86_64):
      • biosdevname-0.7.2-10.2
      • biosdevname-debuginfo-0.7.2-10.2
      • biosdevname-debugsource-0.7.2-10.2