Recommended update for wicked

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for wicked
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1226-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1106809 #1118206 #1123555 #1127340
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for wicked fixes the following issues:
Wicked was updated to version 0.6.54:

  • switch to use systemd notify and prevent event backlog at start by calling udevadm settle before starting wickedd (bsc#1118206)
  • dhcp6: don't discard confirm reply without status (bsc#1127340)
  • ethtool: set lro legacy flag and not txvlan (bsc#1123555)
  • init memory before use in ioctl
  • fsm: fix find pending worker loop segfault (bsc#1106809)

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-15-2019-1226=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libwicked-0-6-0.6.54-3.11.1
    • libwicked-0-6-debuginfo-0.6.54-3.11.1
    • wicked-0.6.54-3.11.1
    • wicked-debuginfo-0.6.54-3.11.1
    • wicked-debugsource-0.6.54-3.11.1
    • wicked-service-0.6.54-3.11.1