SUSE-RU-2018:0531-1: Recommended update for grub2

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Fri Feb 23 13:07:29 MST 2018

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for grub2

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:0531-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1054453 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

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


   This update for grub2 provides the following fixes:

   - Use /boot/<arch>/loader/linux instead of /contents file to determine if
     the installation media is a SUSE distribution. (bsc#1054453)
   - Use the pvops-enabled default kernel if the traditional xen pv kernel
     and initrd are not found. (bsc#1054453)

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-grub2-13484=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-grub2-13484=1

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

Package List:

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


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (x86_64):



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