Recommended update for python-kiwi

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for python-kiwi
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0513-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1108508 #1110869 #1110871 #1112357 #1119416 #1123185 #1123186 #1124885 #1126283 #1126318 #1127173 #1128146 #1129566 #1132455 #1136444 #1139915 #1141168 #1142899 #1143033 #1150190 #1155815 #1156694 #1156908 #1157103 #1157104 #1157354 #1159235 #1159538
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that has 28 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for python-kiwi fixes the following issues:

  • Fixed root setup when building in OBS
  • Fix the sha256 generated file content in a 'kiwi result bundle' call with the correct extension. (bsc#1139915, bsc#1127173)
  • Avoid default installation of dracut kiwi modules. (bsc#1142899, bsc#1136444)
  • Add support for custom fstab extension. (bsc#1129566)
  • Add decrypt dependency to kiwi-lib dracut module. (bsc#1142899)
  • The 99-kiwi-lib requires rmdir, install it. (bsc#1143033)
  • Fix committing ensures KIWI is not creating a new machine-id empty file in case it was not provided during the system installation. (bsc#1141168)
  • Extend spare partition setup. (bsc#1129566)
  • Preserve licenses/other txt files by baseStripFirmware as needed files. (bsc#1132455)
  • Update compression flag for qcow2 format. (bsc#1128146)
  • Fixed import of signing keys by compat symlink. (bsc#1112357)
  • Followup fix for disk detection from root device. (bsc#1126283, bsc#1126318)
  • Fixed disk detection from root device (bsc#1126283, bsc#1126318)
  • Fix location of grub unicode font. (bsc#1124885)
  • Using a static dbpath to store an optionally given signing key. (bsc#1112357)
  • Fixed Xen guest detection for the x86_64. (bsc#1123186, bsc#1123185)
  • Fixed location of grub unicode font file. (bsc#1119416)
  • Add Codec utils for bytes literals decoding. (bsc#1110871)
  • Adding bugfix trace for bsc#1110869 bsc#1108508
  • Update libyui-ncurses-pkg10 to libyui-ncurses-pkg11. (bsc#1159538)
  • Fix grub2 configuration for shim fallback setup if shim fallback setup is enabled the grub.cfg is copied to the EFI partition. (bsc#1159235, bsc#1157354, bsc#1155815)
  • No swap volume is added on btrfs as the volume manager is not LVM, so swap has its own volume. (bsc#1156908)
  • Fixed setup of default grub config preventing grub2-mkconfig to place the root device information twice. (bsc#1156908)
  • Include 'grub.cfg' inside the efi partition the vfat. (bsc#1157354)
  • Fix for kiwi relative path in repository element. (bsc#1157104)
  • Fixed 'zipl' bootloader setup for 's390' images. (bsc#1156694)
  • Fixed rpmdb compat link setup removing the hardcoded path '/var/lib/rpm' and use the rpm macro definition instead. (bsc#1150190)

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-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP5-2020-513=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-513=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP5 (x86_64):
    • kiwi-pxeboot-9.19.8-3.7.10
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-kiwi-lib-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • dracut-kiwi-live-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • dracut-kiwi-oem-dump-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • dracut-kiwi-oem-repart-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • dracut-kiwi-overlay-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • kiwi-man-pages-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • kiwi-tools-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • kiwi-tools-debuginfo-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • python-kiwi-debugsource-9.19.8-3.7.10
    • python3-kiwi-9.19.8-3.7.10

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