Recommended update for salt

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for salt
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:1244-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1138952 #1167556 #1169800 #1170042
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

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

Description:

This update for salt fixes the following issues:

  • Fix partition.mkpart to work without fstype. (bsc#1169800)
  • Fix typo in 'minion_runner' for AESFuncs exposed methods.
  • Avoid "NameError: name '__salt_system_encoding__' is not defined". (bsc#1138952)
  • Fix load cached grain "osrelease_info" to prevent exceptions on "pkg.info_installed" on Debian and Ubuntu minion. (bsc#1170042)
  • Add new custom SUSE capability for saltutil state module.
  • Backport saltutil state module to 2019.2 codebase. (bsc#1167556)
  • virt._get_domain: don't raise an exception if there is no VM.

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 Server Applications 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP1-2020-1244=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Python2-15-SP1-2020-1244=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-1244=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • salt-api-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-cloud-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-master-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-proxy-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-ssh-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-standalone-formulas-configuration-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-syndic-2019.2.0-6.30.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • salt-fish-completion-2019.2.0-6.30.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python2-salt-2019.2.0-6.30.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python3-salt-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-doc-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-minion-2019.2.0-6.30.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • salt-bash-completion-2019.2.0-6.30.1
    • salt-zsh-completion-2019.2.0-6.30.1

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