Recommended update for nvme-cli

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for nvme-cli
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1222-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1127076 #1131930 #1133594
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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


This update for nvme-cli fixes the following issues:

  • Add new 'ontapdevices' command and corresponding documentation (bsc#1131930).
  • Add to allow stopping the parameterized services (bsc#1127076). Also change the service type so udevd doesn't have to wait for the termination of the service process.
  • Increase size of ONTAP namespace path variable
  • Fix failing service on devices without fc-hardware (bsc#1133594)

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 Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-1222=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nvme-cli-1.5-7.16.1
    • nvme-cli-debuginfo-1.5-7.16.1
    • nvme-cli-debugsource-1.5-7.16.1