Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SUSE Manager Client Tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:14361-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1158463 #1159184 #1163468 #1165921 #1167556
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:


This update fixes the following issues:
kiwi-desc-saltboot:

  • Limit architectures to i585 and x86_64 depending SLE version
  • Use more reliable progress output
  • Use start event grains to avoid extra grains calls

salt:
  • Backport saltutil state module to 2016.11 codebase (bsc#1167556)
  • Add new custom SUSE capability for saltutil state module

spacewalk-backend:
  • Validate cached package entries on ISS slave (bsc#1159184)
  • Do not break when syncing Oracle 7 yum channel (bsc#1158463)
  • Always use the same RPM database when running "spacewalk-repo-sync" from the command line or via taskomatic (bsc#1163468)

spacewalk-client-tools:
  • Use 'int' instead of 'long' on rhn_check for both Python 2 and 3
  • Do not crash 'mgr-update-status' because 'long' type is not defined in Python 3
  • Add workaround for uptime overflow to spacewalk-update-status as well (bsc#1165921)

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 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS:
    zypper in -t patch slesctsp4-client-tools-202004-14361=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:
    zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-client-tools-202004-14361=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • python2-spacewalk-check-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • salt-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • salt-doc-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • salt-minion-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-4.0.31-28.54.1
    • spacewalk-check-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.13-27.29.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS (noarch):
    • kiwi-desc-saltboot-0.1.1585064259.12b97ef-5.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • python2-spacewalk-check-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • python2-spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • salt-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • salt-doc-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • salt-minion-2016.11.10-43.60.1
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-4.0.31-28.54.1
    • spacewalk-check-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • spacewalk-client-setup-4.0.13-27.29.1
    • spacewalk-client-tools-4.0.13-27.29.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS (noarch):
    • kiwi-desc-saltboot-0.1.1585064259.12b97ef-5.9.1

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