Recommended update for ipmitool

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for ipmitool
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3763-3
Rating: low
References: #1089782
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for ipmitool fixes the following issues:

  • Most ipmitool features do not need net-snmp. Lower package dependency from "Requires" to "Recommends". (fate#322044)
  • Fix a memory leak in lanplus. (bsc#1089782)

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 Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2531=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-5.6.18
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-5.6.18
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-5.6.18