Recommended update for netcontrol

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for netcontrol
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:1011-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1027736 #1029201 #1132794 #1148646
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS

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

Description:

This update for netcontrol fixes the following issues:

  • bonding: prevent alarms when using unknown options. (bsc#1132794) The update will provide warnings and also error messages when using unknown options.
  • udev: use correct udev rule (write) lock directory
  • sysconfig: solve segfault on missed end-quote. (bsc#1027736)
  • solve segfault on invalid check in route creation. (bsc#1148646)
  • solve virsh iface-list not working as expected. (bsc#1029201)

  • Update from version 0.3.0 to 0.3.1 filter devices not supported by libvirt API (fate#320557)

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 for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2020-1011=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2020-1011=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libnetcontrol0-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • libnetcontrol0-32bit-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • libnetcontrol0-debuginfo-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • libnetcontrol0-debuginfo-32bit-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • netcontrol-debugsource-0.3.1-5.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libnetcontrol0-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • libnetcontrol0-debuginfo-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • netcontrol-debugsource-0.3.1-5.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (s390x x86_64):
    • libnetcontrol0-32bit-0.3.1-5.3.1
    • libnetcontrol0-debuginfo-32bit-0.3.1-5.3.1

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