YOU update for libzypp

SUSE YOU Update: YOU update for libzypp
Announcement ID: SUSE-YU-2013:1162-1
Rating: low
References: #803316 #824110 #825490
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3

  • An update that has three YOU fixes can now be installed. It includes two new package versions.

    Description:


    This update for the Software Update Stack provides the
    following fixes and enhancements:

    libzypp:

    * Set log file permission upon file creation only.
    (bnc#825490)
    * Speedup scanning for modaliases, improving
    performance on machines with large amounts of RAM.
    (bnc#824110)
    * Implement retrieval of packages from tftp servers.
    (bnc#803316)
    * Fix file probing via tftp://. (bnc#803316)
    * Add modalias and multiversion spec to testcase.

    zypper:

    * Set default zypper.log mode to 0640. (bnc#825490)

    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.

    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 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sdksp3-softwaremgmt-201306-8007
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-softwaremgmt-201306-8007
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-softwaremgmt-201306-8007
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-softwaremgmt-201306-8007

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.36.3]:
    • libzypp-devel-9.36.3-0.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 1.6.308 and 9.36.3]:
    • libzypp-9.36.3-0.7.1
    • zypper-1.6.308-0.9.16
    • zypper-log-1.6.308-0.9.16
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 1.6.308 and 9.36.3]:
    • libzypp-9.36.3-0.7.1
    • zypper-1.6.308-0.9.16
    • zypper-log-1.6.308-0.9.16
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 1.6.308 and 9.36.3]:
    • libzypp-9.36.3-0.7.1
    • zypper-1.6.308-0.9.16
    • zypper-log-1.6.308-0.9.16

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/803316
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/824110
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/825490
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=75b665db4ae53801be35f4dc089a1654