SUSE-RU-2019:1383-1: moderate: Recommended update for supportutils

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Thu May 30 04:16:55 MDT 2019

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for supportutils

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2019:1383-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1081326 #1088234 #1100529 #1120967 #1125623 
                    #1132865 #1133844 #1134599 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

   An update that has 8 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for supportutils fixes the following issues:

   - Updated to version 3.1.3
     + Uses SUSE FTP servers (bsc#1132865)
     + btrfs quota #43
     + supportconfig: open-files: add file flags #44
     + Merged etc_info: Add support for .cfg files in /etc dir #46
     + Silence warning in rpm backup db collection path #47
     + Set files in tarball to 660 instead of 600 #48
     + SUSE separation finalized (bsc#1125623)
     + Default compression through xz, but -z forces bzip2
     + Updated man pages (bsc#1088234)
     + Changed VAR_OPTION_BIN_TIMEOUT_SEC from 300 to 120
     + Avoids some IO delays (bsc#1100529)
     + Corrected supported services help info for -U
     + Collects iSCSI Target information (bsc#1133844)
     + FTPES uses --ssl-reqd instead of depricated --ftp-ssl
     + Defaults to https FTP server uploads (bsc#1134599)

   - Updated to version 3.1.2
     + Fixed missing sapconf and log (bsc#1081326)
     + Added timed_log_cmd to hwinfo and showmount commands (bsc#1120967)

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-15-2019-1383=1

Package List:

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



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