Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:14213-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1138358 #1138454 #1143016 #1143562 #1143789 #1144300 #1145769 #1146419 #1146869 #1149353 #1149633 #1150216 #1150320 #1151467 #1152290 #1153277 #1154275
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS

An update that has 17 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:


This update fixes the following issues:
mgr-cfg:

  • Obsolete all old python2-rhncfg* packages to avoid conflicts (bsc#1152290)
  • Fix data type issue to correctly decode if needed (bsc#1150320)
  • Require mgr-daemon (new name of spacewalksd) so we systems with spacewalksd get always the new package installed (bsc#1149353)

mgr-daemon:
  • Adjust current name of the package to mgr-daemon and not spacewalksd (bsc#1149353)
  • Enable spacewalk-update-service on package installation (bsc#1143789, bsc#1150216)

mgr-osad:
  • Obsolete all old python2-osa* packages to avoid conflicts (bsc#1152290)

mgr-virtualization:
  • Require mgr-daemon (new name of spacewalksd) so we systems with spacewalksd get always the new package installed (bsc#1149353)

spacecmd:
  • Java api expects content as encoded string instead of encode bytes like before (bsc#1153277)
  • Fix building and installing on CentOS8/RES8/RHEL8
  • Check that a channel doesn't have clones before deleting it (bsc#1138454)

spacewalk-backend:
  • Fix re-registration with re-activation key (bsc#1154275)
  • Change the default value of taskomatic maxmemory to 4GB
  • Add basic support for importing modular repositories
  • Import additional fields for Deb packages
  • Add script to update additional fields in the DB for existing Deb packages
  • Use active values for diskchecker mails
  • Parse restart_suggested flag from patches and set it as keywords (bsc#1151467)
  • Improve error message when deleting channel that's in a content lifecycle project (bsc#1145769)
  • Prevent "reposync" crash when handling metadata on RPM repos (bsc#1138358)
  • Do not show expected WARNING messages from "c_rehash"
  • Fix misspelling in spacewalk-repo-sync (bsc#1149633)
  • Remove credentials also from potential rhn.conf backup files in spacewalk-debug (bsc#1146419)
  • Do not crash 'rhn-satellite-exporter' with ModuleNotFound error (bsc#1146869)
  • Spacewalk-remove-channel check that channel doesn't have cloned channels before deleting it (bsc#1138454)
  • Fix broken spacewalk-data-fsck utility
  • Add '--latest' support for reposync on DEB based repositories
  • Do not try to download RPMs from the unresolved mirrorlist URL
  • Fix encoding issues with DB bytes values (bsc#1144300)
  • Fix import of rhnAuthPAM to avoid issues when using rhnpush.
  • Avoid traceback on mgr-inter-sync when there are problems with cache of packages (bsc#1143016)

spacewalk-client-tools:
  • Require mgr-daemon (new name of spacewalksd) so we systems with spacewalksd get always the new package installed (bsc#1149353)
  • Enable spacewalk-update-service on package installation (bsc#1143789)
  • Invalidate cache 5 minutes before actual expiration(bsc#1143562)

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-client-tools-201910-14213=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:
    zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-client-tools-201910-14213=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • mgr-cfg-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-actions-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-client-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-management-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-daemon-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-daemon-debuginfo-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-daemon-debugsource-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-osad-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • mgr-virtualization-host-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-mgr-cfg-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-actions-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-client-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-management-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-osa-common-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • python2-mgr-osad-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • python2-mgr-virtualization-common-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-mgr-virtualization-host-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-spacewalk-check-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacecmd-4.0.16-18.54.3
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-4.0.27-28.45.1
    • spacewalk-check-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.10-27.20.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 x86_64):
    • golang-github-prometheus-node_exporter-0.17.0-5.3.1
    • golang-github-wrouesnel-postgres_exporter-0.4.7-5.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • mgr-cfg-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-actions-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-client-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-cfg-management-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • mgr-daemon-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-daemon-debuginfo-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-daemon-debugsource-4.0.8-5.11.3
    • mgr-osad-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • mgr-virtualization-host-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-mgr-cfg-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-actions-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-client-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-cfg-management-4.0.10-5.9.1
    • python2-mgr-osa-common-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • python2-mgr-osad-4.0.10-5.9.3
    • python2-mgr-virtualization-common-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-mgr-virtualization-host-4.0.9-5.11.2
    • python2-spacewalk-check-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacecmd-4.0.16-18.54.3
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-4.0.27-28.45.1
    • spacewalk-check-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.10-27.20.3
    • spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.10-27.20.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 x86_64):
    • golang-github-prometheus-node_exporter-0.17.0-5.3.1
    • golang-github-wrouesnel-postgres_exporter-0.4.7-5.3.1

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