Recommended update for raspberrypi-firmware, u-boot

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0431-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Server 4.0

An update that has three fixes can now be installed.


This update for raspberrypi-firmware, u-boot fixes the following issues:

The raspberrypi-firmware was updated to 6e4a7232c (2019-11-19):

  • Added support for CM3+ (bsc#1157822)
  • Allow user defined config options (bsc#1088356)
  • Move HDMI workaround to rpi3 section (fixes RPi2 HDMI output)

The u-boot bootloader was updated:

  • Fixed the USB keyboard in grub on the RasperryPi (bsc#1160566):
  • Added support for Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3+ (bsc#1157822)

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-SP1
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-431=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • u-boot-tools-2019.01-7.7.1
    • u-boot-tools-debuginfo-2019.01-7.7.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (noarch)
    • raspberrypi-firmware-2019.11.19-8.8.1
    • raspberrypi-firmware-config-2019.11.19-8.8.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (aarch64)
    • u-boot-rpi3-2019.01-7.7.1