Recommended update for yast2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2014:0305-1
Rating: low
References: #803358 #827031 #837517
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 recommended fixes can now be installed. It includes one version update.

    Description:


    This collective update for YaST2 provides the following
    fixes:

    * Fix /sbin/yast2 to start correctly in non UTF-8
    environment. (bnc#827031)
    * Fix misinterpretation of IPv6 prefixes when
    converting to netmask. (bnc#837517)
    * Warn the user if Chef could overwrite changes.
    (bnc#803358)
    * Check for Chef outside in the yast2 shell script to
    catch modules not using CommandLine. (bnc#803358)

    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 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sdksp3-yast2-8873
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-yast2-8873
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-yast2-8873
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-yast2-8873

    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: 2.17.134]:
    • yast2-devel-doc-2.17.134-0.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.134]:
    • yast2-2.17.134-0.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.134]:
    • yast2-2.17.134-0.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2.17.134]:
    • yast2-2.17.134-0.7.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/803358
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/827031
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/837517
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=c3155e0f3890fd96eeed98333b6419dd