SUSE-RU-2016:2581-1: Recommended update for machinery

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Fri Oct 21 06:08:44 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for machinery

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2581-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1002805 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12

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


   This update provides version 1.22.0 of machinery and brings various fixes
   and improvements:

   - Add remaining systemd service states in Kiwi export.
   - Add export of system descriptions as HTML page. This provides an offline
     view of description.
   - Fix changed files inspections on dpkg systems in case of diversions.
   - Add attribute in patterns scope to identify the patterns manager.
   - Improve navigation in HTML view to connect "list", "show" and "compare"
   - Fix service inspector on systemd to include instantiated services.
   - Introduce format version 10 to allow distinction between files and
     directories for meta data of unmanaged files. This distinction is only
     available for newly inspected descriptions. Additionally, an attribute
     in the patterns scope was added to identify the patterns manager.
   - Added explanation for 'N/A' fields for each scope.
   - Added support of the ARM architectures "armv6l", "armv7l" and "aarch64"
     to our machinery-helper.
   - Introduce format version 9 which fixes a migration issue.
   - Rename config-files inspector to changed-config-files inspector to be
     more intuitive.
   - Following the previous change the analyze operation was also renamed to
   - Add explanation for patterns-tasks relationship for Debian based systems.
   - Public serve task now prints hostname for sharing.
   - Fix export of description with no repositories scope to Autoyast.
   - Only use required packages for bootstrap in Kiwi export.
   - Fix regression which prevented changed-config-file diffs from being
     shown in the HTML output.
   - Hint now mentions remote-user option.
   - Hint is printed when `machinery` is called without options.
   - Rename --exclude-scope option to --ignore-scope.

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 Module for Advanced Systems Management 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Adv-Systems-Management-12-2016-1514=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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