Recommended update for autofs

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for autofs
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0506-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1140145
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for autofs fixes the following issues:

  • Fix issue using nested automount of local filesystems and reventing hanging sessions. (bsc#1140145)

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-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-506=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • autofs-5.1.3-3.3.1
    • autofs-debuginfo-5.1.3-3.3.1
    • autofs-debugsource-5.1.3-3.3.1