Recommended update for the Linux Kernel

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for the Linux Kernel
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3347-2
Rating: important
References: #1085042 #1112514
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2

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

Description:



The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP2 LTSS 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 Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-2406=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-HA-12-SP2-2018-2406=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (noarch):
    • kernel-devel-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-macros-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-source-4.4.121-92.98.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • kernel-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-base-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-base-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-debugsource-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-devel-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-syms-4.4.121-92.98.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • cluster-md-kmp-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • cluster-md-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • cluster-network-kmp-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • cluster-network-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • dlm-kmp-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • dlm-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • gfs2-kmp-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • gfs2-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • kernel-default-debugsource-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • ocfs2-kmp-default-4.4.121-92.98.1
    • ocfs2-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.4.121-92.98.1

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