Recommended update for perf

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for perf
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:0777-1
Rating: low
References: #1041074 #1074087 #1075525
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

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


    This update for perf provides the following fixes:

    - perf probe on offline module is not working. (bsc#1041074)
    - Add necessary power pvr support. (bsc#1075525)
    - Correctly handle '~' operation in traceevent print flags. (bsc#1074087)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-528=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • perf-4.4.114-45.8.1
      • perf-debuginfo-4.4.114-45.8.1
      • perf-debugsource-4.4.114-45.8.1