SUSE-RU-2018:2766-1: moderate: Recommended update for novnc

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for novnc

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:2766-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1052286 #1077940 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
                    HPE Helion Openstack 8

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for novnc provides version 1.0.0 and fixes the following

   - Application:
     + Heavily revamped interface.
     + Everything is translated.
     + Automatic reconnect on disconnects.
     + Better handling of on screen keyboards.
     + Support for VNC "bell" sound.

   - Library:
     + Cleaned up, official and stable API.
     + Converted to ES6 modules.
     + Much improved keyboard handling. (bsc#1052286, bsc#1077940)
     + Support for QEMU's raw keyboard extension.
     + Support for continuous updates extension.
     + Proper handling of machines with both touch and mouse/trackpad.
     + Better handling of mouse wheels.
     + More responsive and performant panning.
     + Colour map mode is no longer supported.

   - Misc:
     + Add manpage.

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2018-1935=1

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2018-1935=1

   - HPE Helion Openstack 8:

      zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2018-1935=1

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):


   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):


   - HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):



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