Recommended update for kiwi

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for kiwi
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0279-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1003091 #1008898 #1009032 #1029904 #1036198 #1039469 #1047291 #1059715 #1066873 #1071135 #1075810 #1075813 #1095856 #1108837 #1116729 #1118306 #984158 #997085
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

An update that has 18 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for kiwi fixes the following issues:

  • This version upgrade is on behalf of fate#326575 and bsc#1108837
  • Revert "Fixup kiwi-tools requirement". (bsc#1118306)
  • Replace 'ifplugd' with 'auto' in STARTMODE (#670). (bsc#1116729)
  • Clear the terminal I/O before dialog. (bsc#1095856)
  • Keep Infiniband drivers in the initrd.
  • Fixup elog shell pid detection. (bsc#1075813)
  • Set serial console configuration for grub for ec2 firmware and vhd-fixed format (#664). (bsc#1071135)
  • Build initrd for every single kernel installed using dracut. (bsc#1075810)
  • Fixed blocksize setup in losetup. (bsc#1066873)
  • Fixup kiwi-tools requirement. (bsc#1047291)
  • Fix vmdk disk convertion when using LVM. (bsc#1059715)
  • Do not include any suffix to the displayname value. (bsc#1029904)
  • Follow up spec file fix for kiwi-pxeboot build. (bsc#1047291)
  • Limit creation of kiwi-pxeboot sub package. (bsc#1047291)
  • Limit creation of kiwi-tools sub package. (bsc#1047291)
  • Fixes OEM deployments on a free partition. (bsc#1039469)
  • Fixed detection of Xen PV guest. (bsc#1036198)
  • Fixed release network using ip tool. (bsc#1003091)
  • Move bootloader_cmdline to etc. (bsc#1009032)
  • Lazy umount for the chrooted environment. (bsc#1008898)
  • Add reading of kernel boot params from grub.cfg. (bsc#1009032)
  • Solving some broken dialogs. (bsc#997085)

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-279=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-279=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kiwi-instsource-7.04.47-72.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kiwi-7.04.47-72.31.1
    • kiwi-desc-oemboot-7.04.47-72.31.1
    • kiwi-desc-vmxboot-7.04.47-72.31.1
    • kiwi-templates-7.04.47-72.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kiwi-desc-netboot-7.04.47-72.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • kiwi-desc-isoboot-7.04.47-72.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • kiwi-doc-7.04.47-72.31.1

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