Recommended update for lxc

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for lxc
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1003-1
Rating: low
References: #776169 #789387 #808219
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2

  • An update that has three recommended fixes can now be installed.

    Description:


    This update for Linux Containers (lxc) includes the
    following improvements and fixes:

    * Pin container's root file system to prevent read-only
    remount (bnc#808219)
    * Ensure configuration with no lxc.network.ipv4 line
    (but lxc.network.type line) is detected as DHCP config
    (bnc#776169)
    * Use relative paths for container mount points
    (bnc#789387)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended 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-lxc-7762
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-lxc-7762
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-lxc-7762

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • lxc-devel-0.7.5-1.29.4
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • lxc-0.7.5-1.29.4
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • lxc-0.7.5-1.29.4
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • lxc-0.7.5-1.29.4

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/776169
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/789387
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/808219
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=f910350475223815743b91318bf776e9