Recommended update for logrotate

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for logrotate
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:2849-1
Rating: low
References: #1057801
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

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


    This update for logrotate provides the following fix:

    - Make sure log files continue to rotate properly when a stale status file
    is found. (bsc#1057801)

    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-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1772=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2017-1772=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • logrotate-3.11.0-2.5.1
      • logrotate-debuginfo-3.11.0-2.5.1
      • logrotate-debugsource-3.11.0-2.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
      • logrotate-3.11.0-2.5.1
      • logrotate-debuginfo-3.11.0-2.5.1
      • logrotate-debugsource-3.11.0-2.5.1