Recommended update for release-notes-hpc

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for release-notes-hpc
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:2225-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1040374 #1049960 #1054810 #1102573
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12

  • An update that has four recommended fixes can now be installed.


    This update for release-notes-hpc improves documentation about:

    - rasdaemon - Utility to Log RAS Error Tracings. (fate#318824)
    - PowerMan - Centralized Power Control for Clusters. (fate#321725)
    - Migration from SP2 to SP3 when HPC Module is selected. (fate#323911,
    - Slurm - Utility for HPC Workload Management. (fate#316379)
    - mrsh/mrlogin - Remote Login Using "munge" Authentication. (fate#321722)
    - ohpc - OpenHPC Compatibility Macros. (fate#320596)
    - GNU Compiler Collection for HPC. (fate#321705)
    - OpenBLAS Library - Optimized BLAS Library. (fate#321708)
    - HDF5 HPC Library - Model, Library, File Format for Storing and Managing
    Data. (fate#321710)
    - ScaLAPACK HPC Library - LAPACK Routines. (fate#321715)
    - FFTW HPC Library - Discrete Fourier Transforms. (fate#321716)
    - PETSc HPC Library - Solver for Partial Differential Equations.
    - NetCDF HPC Library - Implementation of Self-Describing Data Formats.
    - PAPI HPC Library - Consistent Interface for Hardware Performance
    Counters. (fate#321720)
    - Ganglia Monitoring System. (fate#323979)
    - Slurm Has Been Updated to Version 17.02.9. (fate#324026)
    - ConMan Has Been Updated to Version 0.2.8. (fate#324168)
    - pdsh Has Been Updated to Version 2.33. (fate#324169)
    - Support for Intel Knights Mill CPUs in cpuid. (fate#324170)
    - Lmod Has Been Updated to Version 7.6. (fate#324199)
    - Support for genders in pdsh. (fate#325288)
    - NumPy Python Library. (fate#321709)
    - Support for Genders Static Cluster Configuration Database. (fate#324149)
    - Libraries. (fate#325660)
    - memkind - Heap Manager for Heterogeneous Memory Platforms and Mixed
    Memory Policies. (fate#318914)
    - hwloc - Portable Abstraction of Hierarchical Architectures for
    High-Performance Computing. (fate#319511)
    - cpuid - x86 CPU Identification Tool. (fate#319512)
    - Lmod - Lua-based Environment Modules. (fate#321704)
    - pdsh - Parallel Remote Shell Program. (fate#321714)
    - ConMan - The Console Manager. (fate#321724)
    - Error on Migration From SP2 to SP3 When HPC Module Is Selected.
    (fate#323911, bsc#1049960)
    - Removed misleading release date.
    - Formatting, typographical, and wording fixes throughout the document.
    - Upgrading to SLE 15. (FATE#325666)

    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 Module for HPC 12:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-HPC-12-2018-1506=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 (noarch):
      • release-notes-hpc-12.20180724-3.9.1