Recommended update for ucode-intel

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for ucode-intel
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0221-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1160478
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for ucode-intel fixes the following issues:
Reverted the Skylake Server Intel CPU Microcode below to 0x02000064 due to occasional faults during warm-boot (bsc#1160478):

  • SKX-SP H0/M0/U0 6-55-4/b7 02000064->02000065 Xeon Scalable

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 Server 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-221=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (x86_64):
    • ucode-intel-20191115-3.6.1
    • ucode-intel-debuginfo-20191115-3.6.1
    • ucode-intel-debugsource-20191115-3.6.1