Recommended update for SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0856-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1140332 #1158899 #1159184 #1163001 #1165921
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update fixes the following issues:

  • When downloading repo metadata, don't add "/" to the repo url if it already ends with one (bsc#1158899)
  • Enhance suseProducts via ISS to fix SP migration on slave server (bsc#1159184)

  • Add minion option in config file to disable salt mine when generated by bootstrap script (bsc#1163001)

  • Do not crash 'mgr-update-status' because 'long' type is not defined in Python 3
  • Add workaround for uptime overflow to spacewalk-update-status as well (bsc#1165921)
  • Spell correctly "successful" and "successfully"

  • Report merge_subscriptions message in a readable way (bsc#1140332)

How to apply this update: 1. Log in as root user to the SUSE Manager proxy. 2. Stop the proxy service: spacewalk-proxy stop 3. Apply the patch using either zypper patch or YaST Online Update. 4. Start the Spacewalk service: spacewalk-proxy start

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 Proxy 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Proxy-3.2-2020-856=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Proxy 3.2 (noarch):
    • python2-spacewalk-certs-tools-
    • python2-spacewalk-check-
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-
    • spacewalk-backend-
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-
    • spacewalk-base-minimal-config-
    • spacewalk-certs-tools-
    • spacewalk-check-
    • spacewalk-client-setup-
    • spacewalk-client-tools-
    • susemanager-web-libs-