SUSE-RU-2015:0535-1: moderate: Recommended update for Machinery

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Thu Mar 19 03:04:51 MDT 2015

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for Machinery

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2015:0535-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #914712 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12

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


   Machinery has been updated to version 1.5.0, bringing the following
   enhancements and fixes:

   - Fixed issue with changes of managed files on RHEL
   - Improved error output for system descriptions which have outdated formats
   - Added `--short` option to list command for showing a short list of all
   - Added `--skip-files` option to `inspect` command for unmanaged files
   - Added support for inspecting System z and POWER LE systems
   - Added support to run Machinery on System z and POWER LE
   - Handle system description errors as warnings
   - Added `machinery upgrade-format --force` command
   - Support inspection of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 systems
   - Introduce system description format version 3 (see

   - Usability improvements of the HTML view
   - Speed up `machinery list` command.

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 Module for Advanced Systems Management 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Adv-Systems-Management-12-2015-131=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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