Recommended update for powerpc-utils

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for powerpc-utils
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0342-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1116561 #1158312
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

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


This update for powerpc-utils fixes the following issues:

  • Fix for error messages returning by evaluation of ${devspec} in 'ofpathname'. (bsc#1116561)
  • Add support parsing the new "ibm,drc-info" device tree property and add the new information into the existing search mechanisms of the userspace 'drmgr' driver. (bsc#1158312)

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 Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-342=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (ppc64le):
    • powerpc-utils-1.3.7-3.6.1
    • powerpc-utils-debuginfo-1.3.7-3.6.1
    • powerpc-utils-debugsource-1.3.7-3.6.1