SUSE-RU-2015:1809-1: moderate: Recommended update for Machinery

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for Machinery

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2015:1809-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #950362 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12

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


   This update provides Machinery 1.14.2, which brings the following new

   - The x86_64 machinery-helper is now shipped with Machinery. It speeds up
     inspection of unmanaged-files.
   - Export of AutoYaST files is now possible with system descriptions, which
     have empty repository scopes.
   - Introduce format version 5 which adds the "environment" scope. This is a
     hidden scope which is used internally by Machinery. For more details
     please refer to

   Several fixes and enhancements are also included in this release:

   - Allow limiting the `list` command output to certain system descriptions
     by passing them along as argument.
   - Add `move` command to rename system descriptions.
   - Add inspection of RPM based Docker containers.
   - Align output of `machinery config`.
   - Add rpc_pipefs to filtered filesystems.
   - Handle socket errors for `-i` option.
   - Add `containerize` command to the experimental features.
   - Fix: Typo in HTML package view.
   - Fix: Clean up binding the server for HTML view to IP addresses.
   - Fix: Make links to sections with common elements clearer in HTML
     comparison view.
   - Fix: XML files are no longer treated as binary files in HTML view.
   - Fix: Scrolling issue of file view.
   - Fix: Show `Files extracted` status in `compare --html` when both status
     are the same.
   - Fix: Validate port option in the `show`, `compare`,  and `serve`

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-12-2015-740=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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