SUSE-RU-2018:1974-1: moderate: Recommended update for timezone

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Tue Jul 17 04:15:00 MDT 2018

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for timezone

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:1974-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1073299 #1093392 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for timezone provides the following fixes:

   - North Korea switches back from +0830 to +09 on 2018-05-05.
   - Ireland's standard time is in the summer, with negative DST offset to
     standard time used in Winter. (bsc#1073299)
   - yast2-country is no longer setting TIMEZONE in /etc/sysconfig/clock and
     is calling systemd timedatectl instead. Do not set /etc/localtime on
     timezone package updates to avoid setting an incorrect timezone.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-1332=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):



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