Recommended update for release-notes-sles

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for release-notes-sles
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:4159-1
Rating: important
References: #1098653 #1113809 #1117167 #1118664 #1118824
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for release-notes-sles provides the following changes (bsc#1118824):

  • Added the following notes: * MariaDB has been upgraded to 10.2. (fate#323756) * Device error prevention enabled (CONFIG_IO_STRICT_DEVMEM). (fate#325368, bsc#1113809) * Support for SAP HANA workloads on Intel Optane DC memory. (fate#325647, bsc#1117167) * Product registration changes for HPC customers. (fate#326567) * MPI implementations identify in mpi-selector's list command by name only. (fate#326857, bsc#1098653) * Upgrading to PostgreSQL 10. (fate#326970, fate#325659)
  • Document fixes and changed notes: * Updated file system table for SLES 12 SP4. (bsc#1118664) * Fixed kernel version in Kernel Limits section (Linux 4.12 is correct). * Updated Xen virtualization limits. (fate#326692)

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-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2018-2963=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • release-notes-sles-12.4.20181207-2.3.1