Recommended update for release-notes-sles

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for release-notes-sles
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2160-1
Rating: low
References: #1137326
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Installer 15-SP1

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

Description:

This update for release-notes-sles adds the following new notes:
* User Mode Instruction Prevention (UMIP) for KVM (FATE#325201, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typo] * Modules That Are Automatically Selected During Upgrade (FATE#325293, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typo, appended missing part of table] * zcrypt DD: APQN Tags Allow Deterministic Driver Binding (FATE#325689) [fixed typo, improved title wording] * Package insserv-compat Has Been Added to SAP Application Server Base Pattern (FATE#325727, update requested via bsc#1141324) [clarified that this package can be used outside of SAP contexts] * Support for the VM Generation ID Device (FATE#325848) [improved wording] * In-kernel Crypto: Support for Protected Keys Generated by random in the paes Module (FATE#326366) [improved wording] * Input Method Engines Changes for Asian Languages (FATE#326665, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typos] * HiDPI support in GNOME (FATE#326682) [fixed typo] * Update to QEMU 3.1 (FATE#327089) [fixed typo, improved wording] * NVMe Multipath Handling (FATE#327156) [fixed categorization within the document] * JeOS Images for Hyper-V and VMware Are Now Compressed (FATE#327755) [fixed typo] * Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory Operating Modes (FATE#327794, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typo, improved wording] * Branch Predictor Hardening (FATE#327833) [fixed typos] * Support for QEMU's multiqueue Feature for virtio-blk (FATE#327896) [made title more consistent] * Intel* Omni-Path Architecture (OPA) Host Software (FATE#327898) [corrected path to PDF] * klogconsole and setctsid Are Considered Deprecated (FATE#327901, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typo, made title more consistent] * Intel Rapid Storage Controller: NVME Drive Is Not Accessible in UEFI Mode (FATE#327902, update requested via bsc#1145275) [fixed typos] * Updated number of logical CPUs for AArch64 to 480 * Open vSwitch Support (fate#320928) * Creating a Swap*File on a Btrfs File System (fate#322477) * Run XenStore in stubdom (fate#323663) * OpenID Authentication Module for Apache2 (fate#324447) * Enable Persistent Multipath Links in KVM Guests (fate#324810) * User Mode Instruction Prevention (UMIP) for KVM (fate#325201) * Modules that get Automatically Selected During Upgrade (fate#325293) * LLVM Update (fate#325696) * Support the VM Generation ID device (fate#325848) * Memory Bandwidth Allocation (fate#326237) * Input Method Engines Changes for Asian Languages (fate#326665) * NV*DIMM Support (fate#326969) * Update to QEMU 3.1 (fate#327089) * NVMe multipath handling (fate#327156) * Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory Operating Modes (fate#327794) * Credit2 Scheduler optimization (fate#327831) * Performance Optimization for XPTI (fate#327832) * Branch Predictor Hardening (fate#327833) * AVX512 support (fate#327834) * Support for AMD Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV) (fate#327889) * Xen vNUMA topology (fate#327890) * New virsh Command: migrate*getmaxdowntime (fate#327891) * Bash Completion Support for the virsh Command (fate#327892) * Support Migration of VMs with Shared Disks and directsync Caching (fate#327895) * Add support for QEMU's multiqueue Feature for virtio*blk (fate#327896) * Intel* Omni*Path Architecture (OPA) Host Software (fate#327898) * Installing on a System Combining Multipath with RAID (fate#327899) * Device Error Prevention Enabled (CONFIG_IO_STRICT_DEVMEM) (fate#327900) * Deprecation Note for klogconsole and setctsid (fate#327901) * Intel Rapid Storage Controller: NVME Drive is not Accessibe in UEFI Mode (fate#327902) * Connecting to a Remote Desktop via RDP Fails (fate#327903)
Documented fixes and changed notes:
* openjdk 10 has been moved to Legacy (bsc#1137326) * Xen Auto*Ballooning Disabled by Default (fate#323901) * Boot and Driver Enablement for Raspberry Pi (fate#325731) * System*on*Chip Driver Enablement (fate#327734)

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 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP1-2019-2160=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-2160=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Installer 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-INSTALLER-15-SP1-2019-2160=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • release-notes-sles-15.1.20190812-3.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • release-notes-sles-15.1.20190812-3.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Installer 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • release-notes-sles-15.1.20190812-3.5.1

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