Recommended update for SUSEConnect

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSEConnect
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3495-1
Rating: important
References: #1093658 #1094348 #1098220 #1101470 #1104183 #1112702
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

An update that has 6 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for SUSEConnect fixes the following issues:

  • Changed "openssl" recommendation to "openssl(cli)" on SLE 12 SP3+ and SLE 15+ (bsc#1101470).
  • Fix s390 activation fails due to unavailable 'dmidecode'. (bsc#1112702)
  • Fix migration targets sorting. (bsc#1104183)
  • Detect if system is in cloud provider (AWS/Google/Azure). (fate#320935)
  • Don't fail when trying to parse an empty body. (bsc#1098220)
  • Don't install release packages if they are already present.
  • Recommend dependencies of rmt-client-setup script. (bsc#1094348, bsc#1093658)
  • Enhance error message generation.
  • Add not supported operation exception to PackageSearch API.
  • Prevent the automatic registration of recommended products that are not mirrored by the registration proxy.

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-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-2500=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.14-9.36.1