Recommended update for SUSE Manager Server 3.2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Server 3.2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3255-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1034030 #1037389 #1080474 #1090676 #1094524 #1094992 #1095220 #1098970 #1099857 #1102857 #1104837 #1105497 #1105807 #1106164 #1106243 #1106875 #1107302 #1107850 #1107869 #1108004 #1109023 #1109892 #1110316
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2

An update that has 23 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update includes the following new features:

  • Add support for postgresql10 (fate#325659)

This update fixes the following issues:
  • Do not allow empty values in SOA pillar
  • Generate rev zones for any zone
  • Include forwarders, allow generic options in bind formula
  • Advanced features in form
  • Updated from upstream

  • Form hardware address clarification (bsc#1106243)
  • Allow hosts to be specified under specific subnet
  • Mark domain name as optional in form
  • Update form.yml to use edit-groups
  • Remove no longer needed local changes
  • Update formula from upstream: * Add support for several config options * Add domain-search option * Class and subnet pool minor fixes / additions * Add option next-server for hosts in dhcpd.conf

  • Change default hadoop.log location to /var/log/nutch
  • Disable log file rotation in the log4j configuration in order to handle rotation using logrotate and change the path of hadoop.log to /var/log/nutch (bsc#1107869)

  • Adjusted pacakges list for Retail pattern

  • Fix wrong recurse behavior on for linux_acl.present (bsc#1106164)
  • Adding backport for string arg normalization and fix for SUSE ES os

  • Add support for postgresql 10 (fate#325659)

  • Add summary to softwarechannel.clone when calling older API versions (bsc#1109023)
  • New function/Update old functions to handle state channels as well

  • Add support for postgresql10 (fate#325659)

  • Fix 'image deployed' event data parsing (bsc#1110316)
  • Handle 'image deployed' salt event by executing post-deployment procedures
  • Fix NullPointerException when refreshing deleted software channel (bsc#1094992)
  • Remove special characters from HW type string
  • Fix script is deleted too early (bsc#1105807)
  • Make Kiwi OS Image building enabled by default
  • Change Saltboot grain trigger from "initrd" to "saltboot_initrd"
  • Optimize execution of actions in minions (bsc#1099857)
  • Add last_boot to listSystems() API call
  • Changed localization strings for file summaries (bsc#1090676)
  • Added menu item entries for creating/deleting file preservation lists (bsc#1034030)
  • Check valid postgresql database version
  • Fix displayed number of systems requiring reboot in Tasks pane (bsc#1106875)
  • Modify acls: hide 'System details -> Groups and Formulas' tab for non-minions with bootstrap entitlement
  • Double check if the websocket connection is still open on sendText failure (bsc#1080474)
  • Remove the reference of channel from revision before deleting it(bsc#1107850)
  • Pair a new starting minion with empty profile based on its HW address (MAC)
  • Allow creating empty minion profiles via XMLRPC, allow assigning and editing formula for them
  • Added link from virtualization tab to Scheduled > Pending Actions (bsc#1037389)

  • Limit number of old java logfiles (bsc#1107869)

  • Fix applying default values to edit-group
  • Respect $name in dictionary edit-group
  • Filter out empty values in edit-group (bsc#1104837)

  • Set core dumps location for IBM java (bsc#1107302)
  • Fix OutOfMemoryError crashes (bsc#1094524)

  • Add postgresql version info

  • Add support for postgresql10 (fate#325659)

  • Use ASCII quotation marks in license file (bsc#1098970)

  • Rebuilt same bsc bugs apply from former push
  • SUSE Manager documentation doesn't contain note that third party software is not allowed on the server (bsc#1105497)
  • SUSE Manager 3.2 Proxy online doc: broken links (bsc#1102857)
  • Entities added to single file entities.adoc
  • Cleaned up adoc sources
  • Added a Dockerfile for building docs via a single command see: doc-susemanager/docker-builder instructions coming soon

  • Check valid postgresql database version
  • Add index for HW address on network interface

  • Install all available known kiwi boot descriptions
  • Fix: Cleanup Kiwi cache in highstate (bsc#1109892)
  • Removed the ssl certificate verification while checking bootstrap repo URL (bsc#1095220)
  • Removed the need for curl to be present at bootstrap phase (bsc#1095220)

  • Add SUSE Manager for Retail Branch Server (bsc#1108004)

  • Adjust tftpd defaults for standalone use

  • Adjusted default directory
  • Use boolean values in pillar

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 Manager Server 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.2-2018-2323=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • patterns-suma_server-3.2-14.1
    • smdba-1.6.2-
    • susemanager-3.2.13-3.10.1
    • susemanager-tools-3.2.13-3.10.1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • bind-formula-0.1.1537885681.41624c8-3.3.1
    • dhcpd-formula-0.1.1537885681.41624c8-3.3.1
    • nutch-core-1.0-7.7.1
    • py26-compat-salt-2016.11.4-6.12.1
    • spacecmd-
    • spacewalk-base-
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-config-
    • spacewalk-common-
    • spacewalk-html-
    • spacewalk-java-
    • spacewalk-java-config-
    • spacewalk-java-lib-
    • spacewalk-java-oracle-
    • spacewalk-java-postgresql-
    • spacewalk-oracle-
    • spacewalk-postgresql-
    • spacewalk-search-
    • spacewalk-taskomatic-
    • subscription-matcher-0.21-4.6.1
    • supportutils-plugin-susemanager-3.2.2-3.3.1
    • susemanager-advanced-topics_en-pdf-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-best-practices_en-pdf-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-branding-oss-3.2.4-3.3.1
    • susemanager-docs_en-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-getting-started_en-pdf-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-jsp_en-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-reference_en-pdf-3.2-11.9.1
    • susemanager-schema-3.2.14-3.10.1
    • susemanager-sls-3.2.17-3.10.1
    • susemanager-sync-data-3.2.9-3.6.1
    • tftpd-formula-0.1.1537885681.41624c8-3.3.1
    • vsftpd-formula-0.1.1537885681.41624c8-3.3.1