Recommended update for yast2-network

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2-network
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1088-1
Rating: moderate
References: #793367 #810525 #813232 #817943 #821427
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 5 recommended fixes can now be installed. It includes one version update.

    Description:


    This update for YaST's Network Configuration module
    (yast2-network) provides the following fixes:

    * Do not propose bridge devices when virtualization is
    used on s390x. (bnc#817943)
    * Fixed parsing of hostname in DNS module. (bnc#813232)
    * Added loading tun/tap settings from netconfig.
    (bnc#793367)
    * Fixed biosdevname renaming in case of buggy SMBIOS.
    (bnc#821427)

    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-yast2-network-7833
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-yast2-network-7833
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-yast2-network-7833
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-yast2-network-7833

    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: 2.17.182.12]:
    • yast2-network-devel-doc-2.17.182.12-0.5.11
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.182.12]:
    • yast2-network-2.17.182.12-0.5.11
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.182.12]:
    • yast2-network-2.17.182.12-0.5.11
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.182.12]:
    • yast2-network-2.17.182.12-0.5.11

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/793367
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/810525
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/813232
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/817943
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/821427
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=a6ffc92630dc8f3bc28392203d174c02