Recommended update for vhostmd

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for vhostmd
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1573-1
Rating: low
References: #1129772
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

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

Description:



vhostmd was updated to vhostmd 1.1 fixing multiple issues (bsc#1129772):

  • Merge libserialclient with libmetrics
  • Add virtio as transport mechanism
  • Update to work with modern Xen
  • Add SIGPIPE handler and reconnect
  • Add systemd service file
  • Modernize build files
  • Misc bug fixes and improvements

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-1573=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-1573=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1573=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1573=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libmetrics-devel-1.1-27.10.1
    • libmetrics0-1.1-27.10.1
    • libmetrics0-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debugsource-1.1-27.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libmetrics-devel-1.1-27.10.1
    • libmetrics0-1.1-27.10.1
    • libmetrics0-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debugsource-1.1-27.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • vhostmd-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debugsource-1.1-27.10.1
    • vm-dump-metrics-1.1-27.10.1
    • vm-dump-metrics-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • vhostmd-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1
    • vhostmd-debugsource-1.1-27.10.1
    • vm-dump-metrics-1.1-27.10.1
    • vm-dump-metrics-debuginfo-1.1-27.10.1

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