Recommended update for dracut

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1967-1
Rating: important
References: #1098915 #1121238 #1125393 #1130107 #1130114 #1132448 #1133819 #1134347 #1134472 #1137784
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that has 10 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for dracut fixes the following issues:

  • 95dasd-rules 95zfcp-rules: was not correctly looking for rule names (bsc#1137784)
  • Early microcode was not added from files with .early postfix (bsc#1098915, bsc#1125393)
  • GPIO modules weren't get included on ARM (bsc#1133819)
  • Routes were not properly added due to a spelling error (bsc#1134347)
  • Decouple iscsi from sysinit.target (bsc#1134472)
  • dracut-lib.sh:dev_unit_name() guard against $dev beginning with "-" (bsc#1132448)
  • 95iscsi: error messages were created when building initrd, due to multipath timeouts (bsc#1130114, bsc#1130107, bsc#1121238)

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 Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-1967=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-1967=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-1967=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-1967=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-tools-044.2-18.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-tools-044.2-18.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-fips-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-ima-044.2-18.28.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-fips-044.2-18.28.1
    • dracut-ima-044.2-18.28.1

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