Recommended update for yast2-auth-client

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2-auth-client
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0757-1
Rating: important
References: #1122026 #1162025
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

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


This update for yast2-auth-client fixes the following issues:

  • Fix for an issue where 'yast2-auth-client' adds wrong 'domain_realm' entry to the kerberos configuration, and causes troubles especially to SAP HANA installations. (bsc#1122026)
  • Change default 'bind_policy' to 'soft' if not present in the config. (bsc#1162025)

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-SP5-2020-757=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-757=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (noarch):
    • yast2-auth-client-3.3.20-3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • yast2-auth-client-3.3.20-3.3.1