Recommended update for s390-tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for s390-tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:3299-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1141823 #1155838
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

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


This update for s390-tools fixes the following issues:

  • Update patch for compatibility to correct.
  • The patch for SLES12 SP4 changed the logic to only query device characteristics in the formatting subtask, and output the number of cylinders for YaST to calculate percentages. (bsc#1141823, bsc#1155838)

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 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-3299=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (s390x):
    • osasnmpd-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • osasnmpd-debuginfo-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-debuginfo-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-debugsource-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-hmcdrvfs-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-hmcdrvfs-debuginfo-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-zdsfs-2.1.0-13.9.1
    • s390-tools-zdsfs-debuginfo-2.1.0-13.9.1