Recommended update for dracut

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:2494-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1048551 #1065058 #1091099 #1094603
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for dracut fixes the following issues:

- Fix an issue with static network setups (bsc#1091099)
- Fix cat: write error: Broken pipe error (bsc#1094603)
- Pickup multipath files in /etc/multipath/conf.d (bsc#1048551)
- Load all keymaps for a given locale (bsc#1065058)

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-15-2018-1761=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-18.3.6
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-18.3.6
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-18.3.6
    • dracut-fips-044.1-18.3.6
    • dracut-ima-044.1-18.3.6