Recommended update for grub2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for grub2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:2919-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1063443 #1084508 #1088830 #1102515 #1105163 #1106381
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that has 6 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for grub2 provides the following fixes:

  • Fix overflow in sector count calculation. (bsc#1105163)
  • Fix config_directory on btrfs to follow path scheme. (bsc#1063443)
  • Fix setparams doesn't work as expected in boot-last-label. (bsc#1088830)
  • Suggest instead of libburnia-tools to not pull in tcl/tk and half of the x11 stack automatically. (bsc#1102515)
  • Fix broken network interface with random address and same name. (bsc#1084508)
  • Fix outputting invalid btrfs subvolume path on non btrfs filesystem due to bogus return code handling. (bsc#1106381)

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 Server Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2018-2065=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2065=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (x86_64):
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02-19.9.1
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02-19.9.1
    • grub2-x86_64-xen-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • grub2-2.02-19.9.1
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 s390x x86_64):
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64):
    • grub2-arm64-efi-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (ppc64le):
    • grub2-powerpc-ieee1275-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (x86_64):
    • grub2-i386-pc-2.02-19.9.1
    • grub2-x86_64-efi-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • grub2-snapper-plugin-2.02-19.9.1
    • grub2-systemd-sleep-plugin-2.02-19.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (s390x):
    • grub2-s390x-emu-2.02-19.9.1

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