Recommended update for supportutils

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for supportutils
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0566-1
Rating: important
References: #1023308 #1089877 #1145233 #1154482 #1156837 #1162357 #1162539
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS

An update that has 7 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for supportutils fixes the following issues:

  • Exclude /proc/pagetypeinfo as it can be an expensive operation on some systems (bsc#1162357).
  • Readded LPM/DLPAR data for power (bsc#1162539).
  • Strip trailing commas from process names #64 (bsc#1156837).
  • Dynamically select compression method (bsc#1145233).
  • Updated detailed unit information fix in systemd.txt (bsc#1023308).
  • Include IPv6 routes (bsc#1089877).
  • Removed root .snapshots directory from full file list (bsc#1154482).

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 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-2020-566=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-2020-566=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-566=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2020-566=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-566=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-566=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15 (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS (noarch):
    • supportutils-3.1.7-5.19.2

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