SUSE-RU-2016:2758-1: Recommended update for release-notes-sles

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

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2758-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1006804 #1007153 #1007209 #1007705 #985603 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2

   An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   The Release Notes of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 have been updated
   to document:

   - GICv2 and GICv3 Interrupt Controller Support in QEMU. (fate319898)
   - GCC SIMD Performance Tuning. (fate#319945)
   - Improved Auto LUN Scan. (fate#319948)
   - GNOME Desktop: Clicking "Open in Terminal" on Desktop. (fate#321179)
   - iSCSI with CHAP Is Not Supported in FIPS Mode. (fate#321984, bsc#985603)
   - Btrfs File System Going Read-only on Balance. (fate#322002, bsc#1006804)
   - Virtualization: QCOW format not supported anymore.(fate#317891)
   - Device Driver ibmvnic Has Been Added as a Tech Preview. (fate#318726)
   - Support for UEFI in QEMU Virtual Machines. (fate#319531)
   - Status of Guest 3D Acceleration With virtio-gpu. (fate#319660)
   - Updating the Installer at the Beginning of Installation. (fate#319716)
   - NVDIMM Support Status. (fate#319792)
   - The libcxl Userspace Library for CAPI Has Been Added. (fate#320440)
   - Media-based Sources Are Disabled After Installation. (fate#320494)
   - Fixed wrong Service Pack number in Support section. (bsc#1007705)
   - Updated amount of supported RAM for z Systems. (bsc#1007153)
   - Updated Xen limits.

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 for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1627=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1627=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2 (noarch):



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