openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SuSEfirewall2
Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2017:2310-1
References: #1044523 #906136 #946325 #963740
openSUSE Leap 42.3
An update that has four recommended fixes can now be
This update for SuSEfirewall2 provides the following fixes:
- Make SuSEfirewall2 check for existing configuration in more sysctl.d
style directories to allow packages and the user to create overrides
- Add support for customizing the sysctl paths to be scanned for existing
configuration by changing the FW_SYSCTL_PATHS configuration variable
- Correct the initialization order between SuSEfirewall2 and NFS
components to make sure NFS server ports are correctly opened when both
services are enabled in systemd, and to fix NFS clients not receiving
callbacks from the server when started before SuSEfirewall2.
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP3:Update update project.
To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- openSUSE Leap 42.3:
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-983=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):