SUSE-RU-2019:2741-1: moderate: Recommended update for parted

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Tue Oct 22 10:59:27 MDT 2019

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for parted

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2019:2741-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1023818 #1032562 #1056508 #1078820 #1081547 
                    #1092327 #1104667 #959181 #969165 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

   An update that has 9 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for parted fixes the following issues:

   - Fix an endianness bug failing the creation of GPT partition tables in
     blkpg handling
     on s390x (bsc#1104667)
   - mkpart: Allow empty quoted string "''" or '""' for the GPT partition
     name in script mode (bsc#1023818, bsc#1032562)
   - Fix starting CHS in protective MBR (bsc#969165)
   - Fixes an issue where partition names for dm devices didn't match kpartx
   - Fixes a partition device naming issue for all devices (bsc#1078820,

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 CaaS Platform 3.0:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):



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