Recommended update for zypper and libsolv

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for zypper and libsolv
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:3010-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1145554 #1146415 #1149511 #1153351
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that has four recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for zypper and libsolv fixes the following issues:
Package: zypper

  • Improved the documentation of $releasever and --releasever usescases (bsc#1149511)
  • zypper will now ask only once when multiple packages share the same license text (bsc#1145554)
  • Added a new 'solver.focus' option for /etc/zypp/zypp.conf to define systemwide focus mode when resolving jobs (bsc#1146415)
  • Fixes an issue where 'zypper lu' didn't list all available package updates (bsc#1153351)
  • Added a new --repo option to the 'download' command to allow to specify a repository (jsc#SLE-9171)

Package: libsolv
  • Fixes issues when updating too many packages in focusbest mode
  • Fixes the handling of disabled and installed packages in distupgrade

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 Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-SP1-2019-3010=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-3010=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP1-2019-3010=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-3010=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsolv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-debugsource-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • python-solv-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • python-solv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsolv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-debugsource-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-demo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-demo-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libzypp-debuginfo-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • libzypp-debugsource-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • libzypp-devel-doc-17.15.0-3.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • zypper-aptitude-1.14.32-3.10.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsolv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-debugsource-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • perl-solv-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • perl-solv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • ruby-solv-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • ruby-solv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsolv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-debugsource-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-devel-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-devel-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-tools-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libsolv-tools-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • libzypp-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • libzypp-debuginfo-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • libzypp-debugsource-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • libzypp-devel-17.15.0-3.11.1
    • python3-solv-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • python3-solv-debuginfo-0.7.7-3.10.1
    • zypper-1.14.32-3.10.2
    • zypper-debuginfo-1.14.32-3.10.2
    • zypper-debugsource-1.14.32-3.10.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • zypper-log-1.14.32-3.10.2
    • zypper-needs-restarting-1.14.32-3.10.2

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