SUSE-RU-2015:1405-1: moderate: Recommended update for virt-manager

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Tue Aug 18 11:09:39 MDT 2015

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for virt-manager

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2015:1405-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #900320 #901869 #907319 #907324 #907958 #909225 
                    #909602 #910929 #934270 #937386 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

   An update that has 10 recommended fixes can now be


   virt-manager was updated to fix the following bugs:

   - Failure to create new VMs: "Error launching manager: list index out of
     range". (bsc#937386)
   - Unable to clone a qcow2 guest. (bsc#910929)
   - Failure to handle .ova files with virt-convert. (bsc#934270)
   - Text console for container not shown when started from details page.
   - Pygrub unable to find partition containing kernel. (bsc#909225)
   - Initialization error when starting virt-manager without $DISPLAY.
   - Unsupported configuration: native I/O needs either no disk cache or
     directsync cache mode. (bsc#907324)
   - Unable to complete install: 'local variable 'distro_distro' referenced
     before assignment. (bsc#907319)
   - Failure to find the lxc emulator when xen-tools is installed.

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 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-412=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-412=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 (noarch):



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