YOU update for libzypp

SUSE YOU Update: YOU update for libzypp
Announcement ID: SUSE-YU-2012:1676-1
Rating: important
References: #779177 #792901
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that has two YOU fixes can now be installed. It includes one version update.

    Description:


    This update provides a mitigation for unstable connections
    to the update server due to the BEAST attack fix in
    libcurl (bnc#779177). Additionally, it enables zypper to
    remove zypp locks without evaluating the query
    (bnc#792901).

    Special Instructions and Notes:

    This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application. This update triggers a restart of the software management stack. More updates will be available for installation after applying this update and restarting the application.

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE YOU Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sdksp2-libzypp-7165
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-libzypp-7165
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-libzypp-7165
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-libzypp-7165

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.12.11]:
    • libzypp-devel-9.12.11-0.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.12.11]:
    • libzypp-9.12.11-0.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.12.11]:
    • libzypp-9.12.11-0.5.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.12.11]:
    • libzypp-9.12.11-0.5.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/779177
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/792901
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=7b6790ca43c448c83c50e8e22f9ea638