SUSE-RU-2017:0896-1: Recommended update for sapconf

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Fri Mar 31 10:09:15 MDT 2017

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for sapconf

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:0896-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1016795 #1025824 #1027411 #983454 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1

   An update that has four recommended fixes can now be


   This update for sapconf fixes the following issues:

   - Use arbitrary precision calculator rather than bash's built-in integer
     calculator to calculate parameter values. This fixes potential integer
     overflow issues. (bsc#1027411)
   - Apply tuning technique of Netweaver in HANA profile too. (bsc#1016795)
   - Remove "force_latency=1" from HANA's configuration, so that CPUs are no
     longer kept busy when idling. (bsc#1025824)
   - Start uuidd.socket as soon as the package is installed. (bsc#983454)
   - Control uuidd as a step of the tuning process. (bsc#983454)
   - Recommend installation of tuned. (fate#320783)

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 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-516=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (noarch):



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