Recommended update for SUSE Manager Server 3.2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Server 3.2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:3029-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1124307 #1133429 #1135380 #1143954 #1145551 #1148457 #1149210 #1150113 #1150154 #1150180 #1150314 #1151888 #1152170 #1152298 #1152722 #1153181 #1153613 #1154868 #1155295
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2

An update that has 19 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:


This update fixes the following issues:
spacecmd:

  • Add -n option to spacecmd softwarechannel_adderrata to allow adding errata to non-cloned channel (bsc#1124307)

spacewalk-admin:
  • Avoid a "Permission denied" salt error when publisher_acl is set (bsc#1150154)

spacewalk-backend:
  • Add script to update additional fields in the DB for existing Deb packages
  • Import additional fields for Deb packages

spacewalk-certs-tools:
  • Make traditional bootstrap more robust for unknown hostname (bsc#1152298)

spacewalk-java:
  • Fix WebUI invalidation time by using the package build time instead of the WebUI version (bsc#1154868)
  • fix metadata generation with oracle DB for deb repositories
  • Create a single action when adding erratas to an action chain via the API (bsc#1148457)
  • Fix: regression with Ubuntu version compare (bsc#1150113)
  • Consider timeout value in salt remote script (bsc#1153181)
  • Check if metadata refresh is needed before adding new channels (bsc#1153613)
  • Handle refreshing hardware of VM with changed UUID (bsc#1135380)
  • Fix combinatorial explosion when generating migrations (bsc#1151888)
  • Remove extra spaces in dependencies fields in Debian repo Packages file (bsc#1145551)
  • Import additional fields for Deb packages
  • Fix: handle special deb package names (bsc#1150113)
  • Add -n option to spacecmd softwarechannel_adderrata to allow adding errata to non-cloned channel (bsc#1124307)
  • Allow ssl connections from Tomcat to Postgres (bsc#1149210)

spacewalk-web:
  • Fix WebUI invalidation time by using the package build time instead of the WebUI version (bsc#1154868)
  • Trim strings when creating/updating image stores/profiles (bsc#1133429)
  • Show loading spin while loading salt keys data (bsc#1150180)

susemanager:
  • Allow bootstraping of Expanded Support 6, CentOS6 and Red Hat 6 salt-ssh minions when using the "Minimal" software set (bsc#1155295)
  • Require dmidecode only for SLE12 aarch64 and x86_64 (bsc#1152170)
  • Require pmtools only for SLE11 i586 and x86_64 (bsc#1150314)

susemanager-docs_en:
  • In the installation routine, move the country code tip to country code item.
  • Add PostgreSQL 10 to the migration option and reference it where appropriate.

susemanager-schema:
  • Fix: regression with Ubuntu version compare (bsc#1150113)
  • Add tables rhnPackageExtraTag and rhnPackageExtraTagKey
  • Fix performance issue with Inter-Server Synchronization (bsc#1143954)
  • Fix: handle special deb package names (bsc#1150113)

susemanager-sls:
  • Consider timeout value in salt remote script (bsc#1153181)
  • Require pmtools only for SLE11 i586 and x86_64 (bsc#1150314)
  • Introduce dnf-susemanager-plugin for RHEL8 minions

susemanager-sync-data:
  • Ubuntu repositories released

How to apply this update: 1. Log in as root user to the SUSE Manager server. 2. Stop the Spacewalk service: spacewalk-service stop 3. Apply the patch using either zypper patch or YaST Online Update. 4. Upgrade the database schema: spacewalk-schema-upgrade 5. Start the Spacewalk service: spacewalk-service start

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 Manager Server 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.2-2019-3029=1
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Proxy-3.2-2019-3029=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • susemanager-3.2.21-3.34.1
    • susemanager-tools-3.2.21-3.34.1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • python2-spacewalk-certs-tools-2.8.8.12-3.17.1
    • spacecmd-2.8.25.12-3.26.1
    • spacewalk-admin-2.8.4.5-3.9.1
    • spacewalk-backend-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-app-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-applet-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-common-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-config-files-tool-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-iss-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-iss-export-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-package-push-server-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-server-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-oracle-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-sql-postgresql-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-tools-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-xml-export-libs-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-xmlrpc-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-base-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-config-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-certs-tools-2.8.8.12-3.17.1
    • spacewalk-html-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-java-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • spacewalk-java-config-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • spacewalk-java-lib-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • spacewalk-java-oracle-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • spacewalk-java-postgresql-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • spacewalk-taskomatic-2.8.78.26-3.41.1
    • susemanager-advanced-topics_en-pdf-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-best-practices_en-pdf-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-docs_en-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-getting-started_en-pdf-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-jsp_en-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-reference_en-pdf-3.2-11.35.1
    • susemanager-schema-3.2.22-3.34.1
    • susemanager-sls-3.2.28-3.38.1
    • susemanager-sync-data-3.2.17-3.29.1
    • susemanager-web-libs-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2 (noarch):
    • python2-spacewalk-certs-tools-2.8.8.12-3.17.1
    • python2-zypp-plugin-spacewalk-1.0.6-3.10.1
    • spacewalk-backend-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-2.8.57.20-3.42.1
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-config-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • spacewalk-certs-tools-2.8.8.12-3.17.1
    • susemanager-web-libs-2.8.7.21-3.39.1
    • zypp-plugin-spacewalk-1.0.6-3.10.1

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