Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0682-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1144176 #1155372 #1157346 #1157700 #1158283 #1158672 #1158697 #1158899 #1159076 #1159184 #1164309
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Tools 12

An update that has 11 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update fixes the following issues:

  • Take care that osad is not disabled nor deactivated during update (bsc#1157700, bsc#1158697)

  • Bugfix: attempt to purge SSM when it is empty (bsc#1155372)

  • Fix mgrcfg-client python3 breakage (bsc#1164309)
  • Update doc link to point to new documentation server
  • Prevent timestamp format exception on mgr-inter-sync while processing comps (bsc#1157346)
  • When downloading repo metadata, don't add "/" to the repo url if it already ends with one (bsc#1158899)
  • Use HTTP proxy settings when fetching the mirrorlist on spacewalk-repo-sync (bsc#1159076)
  • Enhance suseProducts via ISS to fix SP migration on slave server (bsc#1159184)
  • Prevent a traceback when reposyncing openSUSE 15.1 (bsc#1158672)
  • Close config files after reading them (bsc#1158283)
  • Associate VMs and systems with the same machine ID at bootstrap (bsc#1144176)

  • Spell correctly "successful" and "successfully"

  • Rename rhncfg-actions to mgr-cfg-actions

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 Manager Tools 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Manager-Tools-12-2020-682=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Tools 12 (noarch):
    • mgr-osad-4.0.11-1.12.1
    • python2-mgr-osa-common-4.0.11-1.12.1
    • python2-mgr-osad-4.0.11-1.12.1
    • python2-spacewalk-check-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • spacecmd-4.0.18-38.58.1
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-4.0.30-55.50.1
    • spacewalk-check-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.12-52.26.1
    • supportutils-plugin-susemanager-client-4.0.3-6.12.1