Recommended update for mkinitrd

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mkinitrd
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2014:0299-1
Rating: moderate
References: #480808 #830968 #848293
Affected Products:
  • 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 recommended fixes can now be installed.

    Description:


    This update for mkinitrd provides the following fixes:

    * Fix waiting for multipath when using md on top of
    multipath. (bnc#848293)
    * Add support for two network interfaces in the iBFT.
    (bnc#830968)
    * Really include mmc_block driver. (bnc#480808)

    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 Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-mkinitrd-8808
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-mkinitrd-8808
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-mkinitrd-8808

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • mkinitrd-2.4.2-0.88.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • mkinitrd-2.4.2-0.88.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • mkinitrd-2.4.2-0.88.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/480808
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/830968
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/848293
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=f0258e17d45806160ad925836f756b5c