The salt-minion.service fails when the minion has 2 IP addresses. Python exception 'illegal IP address string passed to inet_pton'
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SUSE Manager Versions Affected:
SUSE Manager 4.1
SUSE Manager 4.2
Client Environments Affected:
RHEL 7 Expanded Support
A temporary patch (Program Temporary Fix) has been made available for client systems affected by this situation. Since the issue impacts the client registration process, if a client system is impacted by this issue, the packages containing the fix may need to be installed manually.
Mass PTF SLE 12 - https://ptf.suse.com/f2cf38b50ed714a8409693060195b235/susemanager-client-tools-12/23372/x86_64/20211214
Best practice for applying Program Temporary Fixes (PTFs) - https://www.suse.com/support/kb/doc/?id=000018572
For impacted SLES 12 clients install the following packages from the above link, then run `systemctl restart salt-minion`:
For impacted RHEL/RES 7 clients install the following packages from the above link, then run `systemctl restart salt-minion`
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- Document ID:000020527
- Creation Date: 06-Jan-2022
- Modified Date:06-Jan-2022
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