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yast2_firewall fails with error 'cannot load such file -- network/firewall_chooser'

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 4 (SLES 12 SP4)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 Service Pack 4 (SLED 12 SP4)


Yast2 firewall reports the below error and exits:

YaST cannot continue the configuration without installing the required packages and exits


This issue is fixed with the current latest versions of "yast" and "yast2-firewall" packages.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:


Additional Information

This issue is encountered specifically with the package "yast2-firewall 3.2.1-3.3.1".


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  • Document ID:7023667
  • Creation Date: 24-Jan-2019
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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