SUSE-RU-2017:0432-1: Recommended update for vm-install

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Thu Feb 9 07:11:08 MST 2017

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for vm-install

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:0432-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1004324 #978526 #992780 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

   An update that has three recommended fixes can now be


   This update for vm-install fixes the following issues:

   - Upgrade of SLES11SP4 PV guest to SLES12SP1 does not work with qcow2 disk
     device (bsc#992780)
   - SLES12 install from SLES11 hypervisor (bsc#1004324)
   - Text mode installation doesn't allow specifying install source

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 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-vm-install-12975=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 s390x x86_64):



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