SUSE-RU-2021:3340-1: moderate: Recommended update for kdump

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Tue Oct 12 13:28:37 UTC 2021

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for kdump

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2021:3340-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1154837 #1164713 #1172670 #1182309 #1183070 
                    #1184616 #1186037 #1188090 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

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


   This update for kdump fixes the following issues:

   - Query systemd network.service to find out if wicked is used
   - Add 'bootdev=' to dracut command line (bsc#1182309).
   - Do not iterate past end of string (bsc#1186037).
   - Make sure that the udev runtime directory exists (bsc#1164713).
   - Activate udev rules late during boot (bsc#1154837).
   - Make sure that directory exists (bsc#1172670).
   - Do not add network-related dracut options if ip= is set explicitly
     (bsc#1182309, bsc#1188090).
   - Avoid an endless loop when resolving a hostname fails with EAI_AGAIN
   - Install /etc/resolv.conf using its resolved path (bsc#1183070).
   - Fix incorrect exit code checking after "local" with assignment

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 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2021-3340=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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