Recommended update for google-compute-engine

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for google-compute-engine
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:1930-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1066273 #1092214 #1097378 #1097616
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-PUBCLOUD

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


    This update for google-compute-engine to version 20180510 provides the
    following fixes (bsc#1066273, bsc#1092214):

    - Prevent delay in configuring IP forwarding routes.
    - Include new google-network-daemon.
    - Stop shipping deprecated google-ip-forwarding-daemon service.
    - Install google_oslogin_nss_cache binary into oslogin package.
    - Create a new network daemon.
    - Refactor the IP forwarding daemon and network setup.
    - Improvements for using NSS cache in the accounts daemon.
    - Include libnss cache as part of the OS Login package.
    - Add distro specific logic.
    - Support SLES 11 and 12 in multi-nic setup.
    - Fix boto config documentation.
    - Add modprobe blacklist for nouveau and floppy modules.
    - Fix irqbalance conflict in Debian package.
    - Fix conflict with other applications that use curl and SSL.
    - Install new kernel module blacklist into /etc/modprobe.d.
    - Ensure that google-ip-forwarding-daemon service and google-network-setup
    are stopped and disabled during upgrade.
    - Ensure that google-network-daemon service is enabled and started during
    - Set run_dir to /var/run. (bsc#1097378, bsc#1097616)

    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 11-PUBCLOUD:
      zypper in -t patch pubclsp3-google-compute-engine-13691=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-PUBCLOUD (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
      • google-compute-engine-init-20180510-15.1
      • google-compute-engine-oslogin-20180510-15.1