Recommended update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 6 for SLE 15)

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 6 for SLE 15)
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3877-1
Rating: important
References: #1085042 #1112544
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15

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

Description:

This update for the Linux Kernel 4.12.14-25_22 fixes several issues.
The following bugs were fixed:

  • Fixed a regression for xen-blkfront block device hang (bsc#1085042)(bsc#1112544).

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 Live Patching 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-2018-2769=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-2018-2771=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-25_19-default-3-2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-25_19-default-debuginfo-3-2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-25_22-default-2-2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-25_22-default-debuginfo-2-2.1

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