Recommended update for perf

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for perf
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2471-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117114
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1

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

Description:

This update for perf provides the following fixes:

  • Correctly list implementation defined events on Cavium. (bsc#1117114)
  • Fix core dump in `perf stat -e` on Cavium. (bsc#1117114)

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 Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP1-2019-2471=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • perf-4.12.14-17.6.1
    • perf-debuginfo-4.12.14-17.6.1
    • perf-debugsource-4.12.14-17.6.1

References: