Recommended update for chrony

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for chrony
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0930-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1063704 #1129914
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

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

Description:

This update for chrony fixes the following issues:

  • Fix ordering and dependencies of chronyd.service, so that it is started after name resolution is up (bsc#1129914).
  • Comment out the (server) pool statement in chrony.conf on SUSE Linux Enterprise (bsc#1063704).

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 Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-930=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-930=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • chrony-2.3-5.6.1
    • chrony-debuginfo-2.3-5.6.1
    • chrony-debugsource-2.3-5.6.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • chrony-2.3-5.6.1
    • chrony-debuginfo-2.3-5.6.1
    • chrony-debugsource-2.3-5.6.1

References: