Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1087-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1109316 #1111348 #1118492 #1120242 #1125744 #1127488 #1129300 #1130658 #1131677
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • SUSE Manager Tools 12
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

An update that has 9 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update fixes the following issues:

  • Fixes case where distribution detection returns None (bsc#1130658)
  • SUSE texmode fix (bsc#1109316)

  • Add more options to generate Salt ID (bsc#1111348)

  • Fix system_delete with SSM (bsc#1125744)

  • Fix linking of packages in reposync (bsc#1131677)
  • Fix: handle non-standard filenames for comps.xml (bsc#1120242)
  • Mgr-sign-metadata can optionally clear-sign metadata files
  • Fix crash when importing new channel families on 'mgr-inter-sync' (bsc#1129300)
  • Avoid DB constraint violations caused by extended UTF8 characters on the RPM headers
  • Prevent mgr-inter-sync crash because 'SuseProductRepository' not found (bsc#1129300)
  • Make sure the package download url does not have '//' (bsc#1127488)
  • Fix typo in syncing product extensions (bsc#1118492)

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 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2019-1087=1
  • SUSE Manager Tools 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Manager-Tools-12-2019-1087=1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.0-2019-1087=1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2019-1087=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
    • cobbler-2.6.6-49.23.6
  • SUSE Manager Tools 12 (noarch):
    • kiwi-desc-saltboot-0.1.1546517442.744969a-1.6.2
    • koan-2.6.6-49.23.6
    • spacecmd-
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0 (noarch):
    • cobbler-2.6.6-49.23.6
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):
    • cobbler-2.6.6-49.23.6