Recommended update for xfsprogs

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for xfsprogs
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0935-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1158630 #1167205 #1167206
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

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


This update for xfsprogs fixes the following issues:

  • xfs_quota: reformat commands in the manpage. (bsc#1167206) Reformat commands in the manpage so that fstest can check that each command is actually documented.

  • xfs_db: document missing commands. (bsc#1167205) Document the commands 'attr_set', 'attr_remove', 'logformat' in the manpage.

  • xfs_io: allow size suffixes for the copy_range command. (bsc#1158630) Allow the usage of size suffixes k,m,g for kilobytes, megabytes or gigabytes respectively for the copy_range command

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 Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-935=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • xfsprogs-4.15.0-4.27.1
    • xfsprogs-debuginfo-4.15.0-4.27.1
    • xfsprogs-debugsource-4.15.0-4.27.1
    • xfsprogs-devel-4.15.0-4.27.1