Recommended update for rpm

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for rpm
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:1574-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1073879 #1080078 #964063
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

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


This update for rpm fixes the following issues:

  • Backport support for no_recompute_build_ids macro. (bsc#964063)
  • Fix code execution when evaluating common python-related macros. (bsc#1080078)

Additionally, this update adds python3-rpm to the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

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-2018-1082=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • python3-rpm-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • python3-rpm-debuginfo-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • python3-rpm-debugsource-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-32bit-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-build-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-build-debuginfo-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-debuginfo-32bit-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-debuginfo-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-debugsource-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-python-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-python-debuginfo-4.11.2-16.13.1
    • rpm-python-debugsource-4.11.2-16.13.1