Recommended update for yast2-network

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2-network
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1464-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1086454 #1123102 #1131588 #1134784 #1136103
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for yast2-network provides the following fixes:

  • Network crash when configure a static IP without hostname. (bsc#1123102)

  • Multiple network port setup, undefined method `split'. (bnc#1134784)

  • Network bonding: undefined method 'split'. (bnc#1136103)

  • Do not enforce particular mode for IPoIB devices by default. (bsc#1086454)

  • Display a confirmation popup when a static route is going to be removed after switching a device to DHCP. (bsc#1131588)

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-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1464=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1464=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • yast2-network-3.4.6-3.14.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • yast2-network-3.4.6-3.14.1