Recommended update for xdm

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:4198-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15

An update that has two fixes can now be installed.


This update for xdm fixes the following issues:

  • Add OnFailure=plymouth-quit.service to display-manager service. (bsc#1118121)
  • display-manager: quit plymouth when display-manager is set to console (bsc#1102584)

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
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2992=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • xdm-debugsource-1.1.11-13.6.1
    • xdm-1.1.11-13.6.1
    • xdm-debuginfo-1.1.11-13.6.1