Recommended update for suse-migration-sle15-activation

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for suse-migration-sle15-activation
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2661-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1133919 #1142108
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5

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


This update for suse-migration-sle15-activation fixes the following issues:

  • Fix BYOS upgrade from 12SP4-SAP to 15 (fate#327175, bsc#1142108)
  • Partially revert the no bootloader based startup as it is required to keep the alternative bootloader based startup sequence for cloud providers. (bsc#1133919)
  • Avoid bootloader to run the migration and infinite boot/reboot cycles in case of an early error.
  • Add root part detection to grub activation script.
  • Change location for live migration ISO image.

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 Enterprise Storage 5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2019-2661=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (noarch):
    • suse-migration-sle15-activation-1.2.0-1.3.1