Recommended update for open-vm-tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for open-vm-tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2129-1
Rating: important
References: #1143452
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP3-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2019-2129=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2019-2129=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (x86_64):
    • libvmtools0-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • libvmtools0-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-debugsource-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-10.3.10-3.31.1
    • open-vm-tools-desktop-debuginfo-10.3.10-3.31.1

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