Recommended update for tcsh

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1367-2
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Server 4.0

An update that has one fix can now be installed.


This update for tcsh fixes the following issues:

  • Incorrect postcmd handling could have caused miscalculation of a while loop start resulting in an infinite loop (bsc#1129112)

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-SP1
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-1367=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • tcsh-6.20.00-4.3.1
    • tcsh-debuginfo-6.20.00-4.3.1
    • tcsh-debugsource-6.20.00-4.3.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (noarch)
    • tcsh-lang-6.20.00-4.3.1