Recommended update for checkmedia

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for checkmedia
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2131-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1139561
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

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


This update for checkmedia fixes the following issues:

  • Fix compatibilty issue with older gcc compiler.
  • work also wi
  • Add support for signed media. (bsc#1139561)
  • adjust tagmedia script
  • Update documentation.
  • Allow to set specific gpg key for signature verification.
  • Added tests for signature verification.

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 Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2131=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • checkmedia-5.2-7.3.2
    • checkmedia-debuginfo-5.2-7.3.2
    • checkmedia-debugsource-5.2-7.3.2
    • libmediacheck-devel-5.2-7.3.2
    • libmediacheck5-5.2-7.3.2