SUSE-RU-2013:0250-1: Recommended update for WALinuxAgent

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Tue Feb 5 15:04:32 MST 2013

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for WALinuxAgent

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2013:0250-1
Rating:             low
References:         #794736 #800269 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be
   installed. It includes one version update.


   This update provides WALinuxAgent 1.3, which includes the
   following fixes  and enhancements:

   * Improve error checking and robustness of DVD mounting
   operation during provisioning
   * Remove redundant check for IP and Port in
   * Add check to self.computername to detect empty host
   name in configuration
   * Fix initialization script to start the daemon only
   * Fix encoding of the README file by converting it to
   UTF8 and UNIX format
   * Add README.SUSE to document how the package should be


   Every Windows Azure user should install this update.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:

      zypper in -t patch slessp2-WALinuxAgent-7298

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (noarch) [New Version: 1.3]:



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