Recommended update for mlocate

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3733-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15

An update that has one fix can now be installed.


This update for mlocate fixes the following issues:

  • Add apparmor profiles for locate and updatedb. (bsc#1089594)

Patch Instructions:

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

  • Basesystem Module 15
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2633=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • mlocate-debugsource-0.26-5.5.1
    • mlocate-debuginfo-0.26-5.5.1
    • mlocate-0.26-5.5.1
  • Basesystem Module 15 (noarch)
    • mlocate-lang-0.26-5.5.1