SUSE-RU-2021:14824-1: moderate: Recommended update for kdump

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Wed Oct 6 19:27:30 UTC 2021

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for kdump

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2021:14824-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1101149 #1108255 #1173914 #1184616 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that has four recommended fixes can now be


   This update for kdump fixes the following issues:

   - Fix incorrect exit code checking after "local" with assignment
   - Prefer by-path and device-mapper aliases over kernel names (bsc#1101149).
   - Set serial console from Xen cmdline (bsc#1173914).
   - Remove console=hvc0 from commandline (bsc#1173914).
   - Add skip_balance option to BTRFS mounts (bsc#1108255).

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 Server 11-SP4-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-kdump-14824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-kdump-14824=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):



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