Recommended update for the Linux Kernel

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for the Linux Kernel
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3335-1
Rating: important
References: #1085042 #1112514
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3

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

Description:

The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP3 kernel was updated to fix the following issue:
An incomplete fix to bsc#1085042 could have caused Xen guests to crash after a few minutes of running (bsc#1112514).

Special Instructions and Notes:

Please reboot the system after installing this update.

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 Live Patching 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP3-2018-2405=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • kgraft-patch-4_4_156-94_64-default-1-4.3.1
    • kgraft-patch-4_4_156-94_64-default-debuginfo-1-4.3.1

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