Recommended update for yast2-network

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2-network
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3193-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1052042 #1086454 #1095113 #1095971 #1098407 #1099691 #1103712
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that has 7 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for yast2-network fixes the following issues:

  • Added additional searchkeys to desktop file (fate#321043, bsc#1099691)
  • lan_test: stubbin Host.GetModified call (bsc#1052042).
  • Fixed flickering testcase which has been introduced by fixing (bsc#1052042)
  • Bugfix: Do not crash when trying to convert the /etc/hosts profile declaration from multiple line host entries for the same host to just one line (bsc#1095971)
  • Bugfix: Inform the user about empty host name entries (bsc#1095113)
  • Bugfix: Does no longer enforce particular mode for IPoIB devices by default (bsc#1086454)
  • Makes yast2-network independent of AutoYaST (bsc#1098407)
  • Fixes to the networking AY schema (bsc#1103712)

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-15-2018-2289=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • yast2-network-4.0.39-3.3.1