Recommended update for systemd

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for systemd
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:2620-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1089761 #1090944 #1101040 #1103910
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

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


This update for systemd fixes the following issues:

  • cryptsetup: Add support for sector-size= option. (fate#325634)
  • resolved: Apply epoch to system time from PID 1. (bsc#1103910)
  • core/service: Rework the hold-off time over message.
  • core: Don't freeze OnCalendar= timer units when the clock goes back a lot. (bsc#1090944)
  • man: SystemMaxUse= clarification in journald.conf(5). (bsc#1101040)
  • Add kernel command-line option. This option can be used to disable the generation of the by-partlabel symlinks regardless of the name used. (bsc#1089761)

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-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1834=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.46.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.46.1
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.46.1
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • libudev1-228-150.46.1
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.46.1
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.46.1
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.46.1
    • udev-228-150.46.1
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.46.1