Recommended update for grub2

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for grub2
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:1051-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1069094 #1166409
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

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

Description:

This update for grub2 fixes the following issues:

  • Filter out autofs and securityfs from /proc/self/mountinfo to speed up nfsroot test in large number of autofs mounts. (bsc#1069094)

  • Support searching for specific config files for netboot. (bsc#1166409)

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 OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2020-1051=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2020-1051=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2020-1051=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2020-1051=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x x86_64):
    • grub2-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (x86_64):
    • grub2-i386-pc-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-efi-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-xen-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):
    • grub2-snapper-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-systemd-sleep-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x):
    • grub2-s390x-emu-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • grub2-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le):
    • grub2-powerpc-ieee1275-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (noarch):
    • grub2-snapper-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-systemd-sleep-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (x86_64):
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-i386-pc-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-efi-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-xen-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • grub2-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (s390x x86_64):
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le):
    • grub2-powerpc-ieee1275-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (x86_64):
    • grub2-i386-pc-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-efi-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-xen-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (noarch):
    • grub2-snapper-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-systemd-sleep-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (s390x):
    • grub2-s390x-emu-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • grub2-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debuginfo-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-debugsource-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-i386-pc-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-efi-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-x86_64-xen-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (noarch):
    • grub2-snapper-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1
    • grub2-systemd-sleep-plugin-2.02~beta2-115.42.1

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