Recommended update for open-vm-tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for open-vm-tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:14029-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1130898
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for open-vm-tools fixes the following issues:
Updated open-vm-tools to 10.3.10 (build 12406962) (bsc#1130898)

  • Resolved - In certain cases, quiesced snapshots on Linux guests do not include backup manifests.

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 11-SP4-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-open-vm-tools-14029=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-open-vm-tools-14029=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-8.15.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-8.15.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-8.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-8.15.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-8.15.1