Recommended update for open-vm-tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for open-vm-tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2128-1
Rating: important
References: #1143452
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

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

Description:

This update for open-vm-tools fixes the following issues:

  • Fixes a regression which was introduced by the recent patch of open-vm-tools in the vmtoolsd service file to cause cyclic dependencies (bsc#1143452)

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 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2128=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2128=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-4.12.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-4.12.1

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