Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:2259-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1015882 #1038321 #1039913 #1040194 #1041992 #1042861 #1044719 #1048183 #1049936 #1052039 #1053415
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Tools 12

  • An update that has 11 recommended fixes can now be installed.


    This update for the SUSE Manager Client Tools provides several fixes and

    The following new package has been added:

    supportutils-plugin-susemanager-client (bsc#1052039)

    Additionally, the following issues have been fixed:


    - Fix missing arguments and location for Xen. (bsc#1048183)


    - Update to version 0.301. (bsc#1053415)


    - Reduce maximal size of osad log before rotating.
    - Perform osad restart in posttrans. (bsc#1039913)


    - Configchannel export binary flag to json. (bsc#1044719)
    - Spacecmd report_outofdatesystems: Avoid one XMLRPC call per system.


    - Make master_label static to keep its value when retrying. (bsc#1038321)
    - Adapt for the new gpgcheck flag for the channels.
    - Removing conflicting epoch fix. (bsc#1042861)
    - Remove not implemented option --force-all-packages. (bsc#1040194)
    - Fix parsing oscap results. Not every Rule has an XCCDF ID Tag.
    - Move to different file to not conflict with web.default_mail_from in
    Java code.
    - Don't trim channel content if there is major sync error in any
    - Rhn-charsets is meant to be run only under root user.
    - Unable to run cdn-sync if older channels do not exist anymore.


    - Fix permissions of PID files in spacewalksd. (bsc#1049936)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Manager Tools 12:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Manager-Tools-12-2017-1385=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Manager Tools 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • spacewalksd-
      • spacewalksd-debuginfo-
      • spacewalksd-debugsource-
      • zypp-plugin-spacewalk-0.9.16-30.3.1
    • SUSE Manager Tools 12 (noarch):
      • hwdata-0.301-10.3.1
      • koan-2.6.6-49.3.1
      • osa-common-
      • osad-
      • rhnpush-
      • spacecmd-
      • spacewalk-backend-libs-
      • supportutils-plugin-susemanager-client-3.1.2-6.3.1