SUSE-RU-2016:2691-2: Recommended update for rubygem-ruby-shadow

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Tue Nov 1 09:20:39 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for rubygem-ruby-shadow

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2691-2
Rating:             low
References:         #920720 #981565 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Enterprise Storage 3

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for rubygem-ruby-shadow provides the following fixes:

   - Fix bug in shadow implementations where sp_expired field was incorrectly
     set as nil. From now on, -1 is used to indicate not set. (bsc#981565)
   - Simplified compatibility check, removing check for function not actually
     used in pwd.h implementations.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Enterprise Storage 3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-3-2016-1581=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Enterprise Storage 3 (aarch64):



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