Recommended update for dnsmasq

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dnsmasq
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3111-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1082318 #1106446
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for dnsmasq fixes the following issues:

  • add missing prereq on the group to be created (bsc#1106446)
  • Don't require systemd explicit, fix spec file to handle both cases correct. In containers we don't have systemd.
  • Adjust pre/post install for transactional updates.
  • Use %license instead of %doc (bsc#1082318)

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 Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2207=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dnsmasq-2.78-3.3.1
    • dnsmasq-debuginfo-2.78-3.3.1
    • dnsmasq-debugsource-2.78-3.3.1