Recommended update for migrate-sles-to-sles4sap

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for migrate-sles-to-sles4sap
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0484-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1111413 #1112548 #992621
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

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

Description:

This update for migrate-sles-to-sles4sap fixes the following issues:

  • Implement migration script for SLES 15 GA. (jsc#ECO-712)
  • Removed several unnecessary hardcoded functions and subroutines, due to changes in SUSEConnect. (bsc#1112548)
  • Bootloader change isn't necessary anymore as SLES will always be shown in GRUB2 regardless if SLES or SLES for SAP.
  • Removed hardcoded version dependencies to make the script version independent. (bsc#1112548)
  • Added rollback in case of failed migration.
  • Added additional runtime warnings and migration information for user.
  • Fix product checking during the upgrade/migration. (bsc#1111413)
  • Fixing JeOS and Migrate scripts. (bsc#992621)

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2020-484=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2020-484=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP3-2020-484=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2020-484=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2020-484=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2020-484=1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2020-484=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-LTSS (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):
    • migrate-sles-to-sles4sap-12.3.0-4.3.6

References: