Recommended update for dracut

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2016:1954-1
Rating: moderate
References: #951003 #959803 #975959
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

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


    This update for dracut fixes the following issues:

    - Set MTU and LLADDR for DHCP if specified. (bsc#959803)
    - Wait for netroot until all iBFT interfaces are up. (bsc#951003)
    - Update iscsi module setup to test iscsi for flash directory before
    continuing (bsc#975959)

    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-SP1-2016-1147=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1147=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • dracut-037-72.1
      • dracut-debuginfo-037-72.1
      • dracut-debugsource-037-72.1
      • dracut-fips-037-72.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • dracut-037-72.1
      • dracut-debuginfo-037-72.1
      • dracut-debugsource-037-72.1