Recommended update for strace

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for strace
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2016:1848-1
Rating: low
References: #983282
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

  • An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


    This update for strace provides the following fixes:

    - If the set of headers are unable to produce a valid list, printflags
    will try to pass NULL to tprints which crashes. Add a sanity check for
    this edge case. (bsc#983282)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1085=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1085=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • strace-4.10-3.1
      • strace-debuginfo-4.10-3.1
      • strace-debugsource-4.10-3.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • strace-4.10-3.1
      • strace-debuginfo-4.10-3.1
      • strace-debugsource-4.10-3.1