SUSE-RU-2016:2316-1: Recommended update for growpart

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Thu Sep 15 10:11:03 MDT 2016

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for growpart

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2016:2316-1
Rating:             low
References:         #998378 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12

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


   This update provides growpart 0.29, which brings the following
   enhancements and fixes:

   - Fix use of partx with newer util-linux versions.
   - Fix some issues in error path reporting.
   - Capture output of 'partx --help' as older versions do not support that
     flag and send output to standard error.
   - Fix bug when growing partitions on disks greater than 2TB.
   - Support sfdisk 2.26 or newer, and support gpt partitions with sfdisk.

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 Public Cloud 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2016-1355=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (noarch):



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