SUSE-RU-2017:1333-1: moderate: Recommended update for dracut

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for dracut

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:1333-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1008648 #1019938 #1032576 #1035743 #906716 
                    #947670 #955592 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

   An update that has 7 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for dracut provides the following fixes:

   - Fix calculation of network masks. (bsc#1035743)
   - Fix typo in installkernel script. (bsc#1032576)
   - Fix dracut run on NFS root when NFS host is a DNS alias. (bsc#955592)
   - Unlimit TaskMax for xfs_repair in emergency shell. (bsc#1019938)
   - Fix /sbin/installkernel to handle kernel packages built with 'make
     bin-rpmpkg'. (bsc#1008648)
   - Fix /sbin/installkernel on aarch64 systems. (bsc#947670)
   - Don't wait for swap partitions to show up. (bsc#906716)

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-SP1-2017-810=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-810=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):



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