Recommended update for dracut

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0547-1
Rating: important
References: #1008352 #1019938 #1048551 #1104090 #1125327
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7

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

Description:

This update for dracut provides the following fixes:

  • Fix saving dumps to zFCP attached SCSI disks. (bsc#1008352)
  • Fix the task limit in emergency service and picking up files in /etc/multipath/conf.d. (bsc#1019938, bsc#1048551)
  • Add kernel-syms to packages to be removed by purge-kernels. (bsc#1104090)
  • Skip kernels that cannot be removed by purge-kernels due to dependencies and continue removing other kernels. (bsc#1104090)
  • Fix null-sized patches. (bsc#1019938)
  • purge-kernels: Avoid endless loop when uninstalling kernels that depend on KMPs which in themselves depend on other packages (bsc#1125327)

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 OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-547=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2019-547=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2019-547=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2019-547=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-547=1
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2019-547=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-fips-044.1-109.37.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-fips-044.1-109.37.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-fips-044.1-109.37.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-fips-044.1-109.37.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-fips-044.1-109.37.1
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
    • dracut-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.1-109.37.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.1-109.37.1

References: