Recommended update for vm-install

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for vm-install
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:2737-1
Rating: low
References: #1020616 #1020751 #1024437 #1056738
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

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


    This update for vm-install fixes the following issues:

    - Make it possible to install guests based on pvops kernel. (bsc#1056738)
    - Add support for openSUSE15, SLES15 and SLED15. (bsc#1056738)
    - Fix a problem that was causing vm-install to interpret disk size
    incorrectly when used as a command line option. (bsc#1024437)
    - Insert the correct kernel flag for changing the screen resolution of PV
    guests (the flag changed with the pvops kernel). (bsc#1020616)
    - Fix an exception thrown without explanation when doing VM upgrade if the
    'Configuration File' option is selected but no value given. (bsc#1020751)

    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-vm-install-13316=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 s390x x86_64):
      • vm-install-0.6.50-9.3.1