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openSUSE-RU-2015:1010-1: moderate: Recommended update for patch
openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for patch

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2015:1010-1
Rating: moderate
References: #918058
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2
openSUSE 13.1

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


GNU patch was updated to 2.7.5 to fix a functional regression introduced
by the previous security fix.

The following bugs were fixed:

* The security fix would forbid legitimate use cases of relative symbolic
links. [boo#918058]

The following changes are included:

* Do not change permissions if there isn't an explicit mode change.
* Fix indentation heuristic for context diffs.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-405=1

- openSUSE 13.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-405=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 13.1 (i586 x86_64):



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