Recommended update for Salt

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for Salt
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:14107-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117017 #1128061 #1129079 #1131423 #1136250
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:


This update fixes the following issues:
salt:

  • Use ThreadPool from multiprocessing.pool to avoid leakins when calculating FQDNs
  • Fix usermod options for SLE11 (bsc#1117017)
  • Do not report patches as installed on RHEL systems when not all the related packages are installed (bsc#1128061)
  • Port optimization_order config parameter (bsc#1131423)
  • Calculate the "FQDNs" grains in parallel to avoid long blocking (bsc#1129079)
  • Avoid syntax error on yumpkg module running on Python 2.6 (bsc#1136250)

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-CLIENT-TOOLS:
    zypper in -t patch slesctsp4-salt-201905-14107=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:
    zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-salt-201905-14107=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • salt-2016.11.10-43.49.1
    • salt-doc-2016.11.10-43.49.1
    • salt-minion-2016.11.10-43.49.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • salt-2016.11.10-43.49.1
    • salt-doc-2016.11.10-43.49.1
    • salt-minion-2016.11.10-43.49.1

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