SUSE-RU-2019:0782-1: moderate: Recommended update for os-prober

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Wed Mar 27 11:09:30 MDT 2019

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for os-prober

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2019:0782-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1026766 #1101942 #1113615 #1118279 #1125729 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15

   An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for os-prober fixes the following issues:

   Version bump to 1.76:

   * Fix check on ID_PART_ENTRY_SCHEME, to look for "dos" instead of "msdos"
   * Remove code using device mapper
   * This also removes the dependency on dmsetup

   - os-prober isn't compatible with transactional update (bsc#1125729)
   - Don't hard require btrfsprogs by downgrading it to suggests (bsc#1118279)
   - Fix missing grub-probe command that caused linux-boot-probe to abort
     prematurely. It is a mistake while rebasing patch to 1.76 (bsc#1113615)
   - UEFI Grub does not insert Arch Linux entry correctly (bsc#1101942)
   - Rather than Recommend lvm2 merely Suggest it. (bsc#1026766)

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 Workstation Extension 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-2019-782=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 (x86_64):



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