SUSE-RU-2017:1864-1: Recommended update for amazon-ssm-agent

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Fri Jul 14 10:13:39 MDT 2017

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for amazon-ssm-agent

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:1864-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1047581 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12

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


   This update for amazon-ssm-agent provides version 2.0.790.0 and brings the
   following fixes and improvements:

   - Added support for step-level preconditions.
   - Added support for rate/interval based schedule expressions for
   - Added Summary and PackageID fields to inventory's aws:application
   - Changed inventory's aws:application gatherer to use win32_processor:
     addressWidth to detect OS architecture to avoid localization based
   - Fixed CloudWatch issue with large configuration.
   - Fixed S3 upload when instance and bucket are not in the same region.
   - Fixed bug that prevented native language AMIs (Japanese AMI) from
     launching Cloudwatch.
   - Returning longer StandardOutput and StandardError from RunShellScript
     and RunPowerShellScript which show up in the results of
     GetCommandInvocation and the detailed output of ListCommandInvocation.
   - Added Document v2.0 support for Run Command, which includes support for
     multiple actions of same plugin type.
   - Fixed issues with agent starting before network is ready on systemd
   - Pass proxy settings to domain join and CloudWatch.
   - Added support for installing Docker on Linux.
   - Removed the upper limit for the maximum number of parallel executing
     documents on the agent. (previously the max was 10)
     + You can configure this number by setting the "CommandWorkerLimit"
       attribute in amazon-ssm-agent.json file.
   - Added bucket-owner-full-control ACL to S3 outputs to support
     cross-account upload.
   - Standardized S3 result paths across plugins; commands append
     command-id/instance-id/plugin-name/step-id associations append
     + step-id is the id field in plugin input if present and supported,
       otherwise the step name (in 2.0 schema documents), otherwise the
       plugin-name again.
     + plugin-name and step-id have : characters removed.
   - Various other bug fixes

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-12-2017-1152=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (aarch64 ppc64le x86_64):



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