SUSE-RU-2013:1628-1: Recommended update for s390-tools

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Tue Nov 5 07:04:10 MST 2013

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for s390-tools

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2013:1628-1
Rating:             low
References:         #741071 #769561 #788924 #794577 #795513 #808042 
                    #808256 #815053 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2

   An update that has 8 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This collective update for s390-tools provides the
   following fixes and  enhancements:

   * Updated qeth_configure to not create a udev entry for
   the layer2 attribute on OSN devices. (bnc#788924)
   * Fixed chpid issue that caused non-grouping of qeth
   devices in layer 2 mode. (bnc#794577)
   * Updated script to include udev
   rules for DASD in DIAG mode. (bnc#808256)
   * Added misc enhancements to zpxe.rexx.
   * Updated scripts to replace $SYSFS with /sysfs in the
   one instance where $SYSFS would be null.
   * Add/change links in /dev/disk/by-id on 'change' and
   'add' udev trigger. (bnc#808042)
   * Updated usage information on configuration scripts.
   * Fixed ctc_configure to not try to bind a CTC or LCS
   interface to the right driver module if it already is bound
   to the right one. (bnc#741071)
   * Merged IBM s390-tools-1.15.0 Maintenance Patches
   (#13) (bnc#815053) o zfcpdbf: Fix offset and length of
   fields in trace records.
   * Merged s390-tools SP2/SP3 patchset #12 (bnc#795513):
   o ziomon: Follow symlinks to find multipath devices o Improvements on data collection and speed o
   zfcpdump: Release HSA early if Linux kernel supports it o
   ziomon: Cope with SCSI disks not part of multipath device o
   zfcpdbf: Fix decoding of deferred errors.

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-osasnmpd-7776

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (s390x):



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