SUSE-RU-2017:0617-1: moderate: Recommended update for powerpc-utils

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for powerpc-utils

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:0617-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1012525 #957445 #994925 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that has three recommended fixes can now be


   This update provides powerpc-utils version 1.3.2, which brings several
   fixes and enhancements.

   - Correct drmgr's LMB counting when discovering LMBs. This fixes dynamic
     of memory. (bsc#957445)
   - Fix segmentation fault when parsing /proc/interrupts. (bsc#994925)
   - Ignore whitespace at beginning of /proc/interrupts SPU line.
   - Adjust libvirt dependency service name.
   - If ofpathname is not supported on a platform, exit with 0.  This will
     pevent grub2-install fail on PowerNV platform

   For a comprehensive list of changes please refer to the ChangeLog document
   included within the package's documentation.

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-powerpc-utils-13007=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-powerpc-utils-13007=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (ppc64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (ppc64):



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