Recommended update for fwupdate

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for fwupdate
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3992-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1112832 #1113008
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for fwupdate fixes the following issues:

  • Add patch to avoid adding headers to FMP capsules (bsc#1113008)
  • Add patch to keep the debug variable
  • Amend the spec file to avoid fwup*.efi from being removed mistakenly (bsc#1112832)

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 Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2854=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • fwupdate-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • fwupdate-debuginfo-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • fwupdate-debugsource-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • fwupdate-devel-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • fwupdate-efi-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • fwupdate-efi-debuginfo-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • libfwup1-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1
    • libfwup1-debuginfo-9+git21.gcd8f7d7-6.3.1