Recommended update for cloud-init

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for cloud-init
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0946-1
Rating: important
References: #1099358 #1144881 #1145622 #1148645 #1163178 #1165296
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12

An update that has 6 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for cloud-init contains the following fixes:

  • Update previous patches with the following additions: + In cases where the config contains 2 or more default gateway specifications for an interface only write the first default route, log warning message about skipped routes + Avoid writing invalid route specification if neither the network nor destination is specified in the route configuration + Still need to consider the "network" configuration option for the v1 config implementation. Fixes regression introduced with update from Wed Feb 12 19:30:42. + Add the default gateway to the ifroute config file when specified as part of the subnet configuration. (bsc#1165296) + Fix typo to properly extrakt provided netmask data (bsc#1163178, bsc#1165296) + Fix for default gateway and IPv6. (bsc#1144881) + Routes will be written if there is only a default gateway. (bsc#1148645)

  • BuildRequire pkgconfig(udev) instead of udev, which allow OS to shortcut through the -mini flavor.

  • Update to cloud-init 19.2. (bsc#1099358, bsc#1145622)

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 Public Cloud 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2020-946=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • cloud-init-19.4-37.42.1
    • cloud-init-config-suse-19.4-37.42.1