Recommended update for sapconf

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for sapconf
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:2285-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1031355 #1032516 #1039309 #1043844 #1048550
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS

  • An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


    This update for sapconf fixes the following issues:

    - Add SLE12-SP1 specific change for UserTasksMax. (bsc#1039309,
    - Add a message to %post to remind the admin to restart the tuned service,
    if the configuration changes should take effect immediately.
    - Increase MAX_MAP_COUNT_REQ to 2147483647 conforming to SAP Note 900929.
    - Make "tuned" a mandatory runtime dependency. (bsc#1043844)
    - In all tuning profiles, do not overwrite a parameter if present value is
    higher than optimal value. (bsc#1048550)
    - Amend logind's behavior. (bsc#1031355, bsc#1039309, bsc#1043844)
    - Add new profiles for SAP ASE (Sybase) and SAP BOBJ. (fate#320359)
    - Set "force_latency=70" in SAP HANA's tuning profile. (bsc#1032516)

    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 for SAP 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2017-1400=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-1400=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (noarch):
      • sapconf-4.1.10-18.14.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (noarch):
      • sapconf-4.1.10-18.14.1