Recommended update for dracut

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0692-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1154043 #1160318 #1164076
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

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


This update for dracut fixes the following issues:

  • Suppress error in '%post' when 'vconsole.conf' is not present. (bsc#1154043)
  • 01fips: Use correct kernel image name for more platforms (bsc#1164076)
  • 01fips: Handle loading SHA1 accelerated modules on machines without AVX (bsc#1160318)

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-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-692=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • dracut-044.2-10.29.1
    • dracut-debuginfo-044.2-10.29.1
    • dracut-debugsource-044.2-10.29.1
    • dracut-fips-044.2-10.29.1