Recommended update for s390-tools

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:0134-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3

An update that has five fixes can now be installed.


This update for s390-tools fixes the following issues:

  • Modified mkdump script to work with the updated version of the IBM tools dasdview, zipl and zgetdump (bsc#1020336)
  • Changed the method used to determine the maximum dump size for SCSI devices
  • chmem: try to online memory to zone movable (bsc#1057103)
  • lsdasd: Incomplete display of extended information (bsc#1057103)
  • Updated the cputype script to recognize the new IBM z14 processor (bsc#1049843)
  • qethqoat: fix OSA E6 detection (bsc#1048363)
  • zdev: Use correct path to vmcp binary to fix using the commands chzdev and lszdev. (bsc#1055909)

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:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-99=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 (s390x)
    • s390-tools-zdsfs-debuginfo-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-hmcdrvfs-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-hmcdrvfs-debuginfo-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • osasnmpd-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-zdsfs-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • osasnmpd-debuginfo-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-debugsource-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-debuginfo-1.34.0-65.5.1
    • s390-tools-1.34.0-65.5.1