Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0347-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1110427 #1116610 #1121424 #987798
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15

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


This update fixes the following issues:

  • Fix importing state channels using configchannel_import
  • Fix getting file info for latest revision (via configchannel_filedetails)
  • Add functions to merge errata (softwarechannel_errata_merge) and packages (softwarechannel_mergepackages) through spacecmd (bsc#987798)

  • Move channel update close to commit to avoid long lock (bsc#1121424)
  • Adapt Inter Server Sync code to new SCC sync backend
  • Fix issue raising exceptions 'with_traceback' on Python 2
  • Hide Python traceback and show only error message (bsc#1110427)
  • Honor renamed postgresql10 log directory for supportconfig

  • Fix XML-RPC type serialization (bsc#1116610)

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 Manager Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Manager-Tools-15-2019-347=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-347=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Tools 15 (noarch):
    • python3-spacewalk-backend-libs-
    • python3-spacewalk-check-
    • python3-spacewalk-client-setup-
    • python3-spacewalk-client-tools-
    • spacecmd-
    • spacewalk-check-
    • spacewalk-client-setup-
    • spacewalk-client-tools-
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (noarch):
    • python2-spacewalk-check-
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-
    • spacecmd-
    • spacewalk-backend-
    • spacewalk-backend-app-
    • spacewalk-backend-applet-
    • spacewalk-backend-cdn-
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-common-
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-tool-
    • spacewalk-backend-iss-
    • spacewalk-backend-iss-export-
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-
    • spacewalk-backend-package-push-server-
    • spacewalk-backend-server-
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-oracle-
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-postgresql-
    • spacewalk-backend-tools-
    • spacewalk-backend-xml-export-libs-
    • spacewalk-backend-xmlrpc-