SUSE-RU-2016:1957-1: Recommended update for release-notes-sles

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for release-notes-sles

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:1957-1
Rating:             low
References:         #972596 #984505 #988152 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1

   An update that has three recommended fixes can now be


   The Release Notes of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 have been updated
   to document:

   - Support for Korn Shell (ksh) Extended Until 2022. (fate#319081,
   - Enabling Indirect Descriptors in the blkfront Module. (fate#320625)
   - Root File System Conversion to Btrfs Not Supported. (fate#320870,

   Some entries have been fixed or improved:

   - Python Update to Version 2.7.9. (fate#318300)
   - pax Binary Replaced with spax from the star Package. (fate#318412)
   - Other entries: minor punctuation corrections.

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-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1150=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (noarch):



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