Recommended update for SUSEConnect

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSEConnect
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1174-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1128969 #959561
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

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

Description:

This update for SUSEConnect fixes the following issues:

  • Does no longer try to remove a service during migration, if a zypper service plugin already exists (bsc#1128969)
  • Shows non-enabled extensions with a remark about availability
  • Adds output information about registration and unregistration progress
  • Output proper message when SUSEConnect is called without parameters (bsc#959561)
  • Default to https URI when no protocol prefix is provided for --url
  • Support transactional-update systems (fate#326482)

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-SP4-2019-1174=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1174=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1174=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1174=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • SUSEConnect-0.3.17-3.28.1

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