Recommended update for coreutils

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for coreutils
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:1325-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1156276
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.

Description:

This update for coreutils fixes the following issues:
-Fix for an issue when using sort with '--human-numeric-sort-key' option the column containig the values can be faulty. (bsc#1156276)

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 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-1325=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-1325=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • coreutils-8.25-13.10.1
    • coreutils-debuginfo-8.25-13.10.1
    • coreutils-debugsource-8.25-13.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (noarch):
    • coreutils-lang-8.25-13.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • coreutils-8.25-13.10.1
    • coreutils-debuginfo-8.25-13.10.1
    • coreutils-debugsource-8.25-13.10.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • coreutils-lang-8.25-13.10.1

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