SUSE-RU-2016:1281-1: moderate: Recommended update for perl-Bootloader

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Wed May 11 11:07:50 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for perl-Bootloader

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:1281-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #659905 #822774 #861633 #906352 #908413 #913218 
                    #913631 #956885 #958608 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS

   An update that has 9 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for perl-Bootloader fixes the following issues:

   - Strip superfluous "/boot" parts of path if there's a symbolic link
     'boot' pointing to '.'. (bsc#956885)
   - Correctly handle quoting in /etc/fstab. (bsc#958608)
   - Treat dumptofs and mvdump sections similar to dumpto section.
   - Config file sections with no keys should not match. (bsc#913631)
   - Fix detection of extended partitions on virtual discs. (bsc#659905,
   - zipl: Add target line to newly created section. (bsc#906352)
   - Multipath handling can lead to unexpected device mappings. (bsc#908413)
   - Add logrotate configuration file. (bsc#822774, bsc#861633)

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 11-SP3-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp3-perl-Bootloader-12556=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):



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