Recommended update for libsolv, libzypp

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for libsolv, libzypp
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:1281-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1075978 #1077635 #1079991 #1082318 #1086602
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for libsolv, libzypp provides the following fixes:
Changes in libsolv:

  • Make sure the product file comes from /etc/products.d for the fallback product search. (bsc#1086602)
  • Also make use of suggests for ordering packages. (bsc#1077635)
  • Fix bad assignment in solution refinement that led to a memory leak. (bsc#1075978)
  • Use license tag instead of doc in the spec file. (bsc#1082318)

Changes in libzypp:
  • Make sure the product file comes from /etc/products.d for the fallback product search. (bsc#1086602)
  • Fix a memory leak in Digest.cc. (bsc#1075978)
  • Add /var/lib/gdm to CheckAccessDeleted blacklist to prevent showing superfluous `zypper ps -s` messages. (bsc#1079991)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-903=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • libsolv-debugsource-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • libsolv-tools-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • libsolv-tools-debuginfo-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • libzypp-16.17.12-27.47.4
    • libzypp-debuginfo-16.17.12-27.47.4
    • libzypp-debugsource-16.17.12-27.47.4
    • perl-solv-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • perl-solv-debuginfo-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • python-solv-0.6.34-2.27.16.3
    • python-solv-debuginfo-0.6.34-2.27.16.3

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