Recommended update for saptune

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for saptune
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0243-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1142467 #1142526 #1149002 #1152598 #1159671
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for saptune fixes the following issues:

  • Add function 'delete' and 'rename' to the 'note' operation to manipulate a customer or vendor specific note, with confirmation. (jsc#SLE-9283)
  • Inform the customer that the command 'saptune note customise [NoteID]' does not apply changes immediately but writes the changes into a configuration file that can be applied in a second step. (bsc#1142467)
  • Add warning to man page, not to rename/remove/modify active configurations. (bsc#1149002)
  • Implement support of multi-queue I/O scheduler for block devices. (bsc#1152598)
  • Add missing search pattern to the update helper script to find all old and superfluous notes during upgrade from SLE12 to SLE15. (bsc#1142526)
  • If a parameter is not supported by the system, the note action 'verify' will no longer report this as an error even if the value is not compliant. (bsc#1159671)

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 for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2020-243=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • saptune-2.0.2-8.21.1
    • saptune-debuginfo-2.0.2-8.21.1

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