SUSE-RU-2016:1646-1: Recommended update for postgresql-init

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Tue Jun 21 09:08:08 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for postgresql-init

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:1646-1
Rating:             low
References:         #964945 #966285 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for postgresql-init provides the following fixes:

   - Increase the default timeout for pg_ctl from 60 to 600 seconds and make
     it configurable. (bsc#966285)

   - Change the permissions and ownership of /var/run/postgresql to match
     of /tmp (the traditional location of PostgreSQL's unix domain sockets
      and lock files), so that users other than "postgres" are able to start
      their own database instances.

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-SP1-2016-979=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-979=1

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

Package List:

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


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (noarch):



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