SUSE-RU-2016:2940-1: important: Recommended update for cryptctl

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Tue Nov 29 09:08:04 MST 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for cryptctl

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2940-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1006219 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2

   An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


   This update for cryptctl fixes the following issues:

   - Prevent user from attempting to encrypt a disk with mounted partitions,
     or an existing encrypted+opened disk.
   - Ensure CA path input is an absolute path.
   - Fix two mistakes in handling of timeout input.
   - Fix minor formatting issue in manual page.
   - Suppress consecutive failure messages in the journal of ReportAlive and
     AutoOnlineUnlockFS routines.

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 SAP 12-SP2:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2016-1724=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):



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