Recommended update for nvme-cli

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for nvme-cli
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:4165-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1105314 #1111384 #1113400
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for nvme-cli fixes the following issues:

  • Refresh patch with mainline version
  • Fix print format specifier for 64-bit (bsc#1113400)
  • nvme-ana-log: fixup compiler warning in show_ana_log() (bsc#1113400)
  • fabrics: make some arguments integers (bsc#1113400)
  • fabrics: don't fail empty discovery log page (bsc#1105314)
  • nvme: commonize subsystems info in a helper (bsc#1105314)
  • nvme-ioctl: retrieve log pages in 4k chunks (bsc#1105314)
  • nvme-discover: Re-check generation counter after log page transfer (bsc#1105314)
  • nvme: fixup ANA group descriptor offset (bsc#1111384)
  • nvme: introduce get_nvme_ctrl_attr() (bsc#1113400)
  • nvme: print out controller state for 'list-subsys' (bsc#1113400)
  • Update 'nvme-list-subsys: Add device name argument and print ANA state'

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 Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2971=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nvme-cli-1.5-7.8.1
    • nvme-cli-debuginfo-1.5-7.8.1
    • nvme-cli-debugsource-1.5-7.8.1