SUSE Installer Update for SLE15 ppc64le




This is the SUSE Installer Update for SLE15 ppc64le release that contains a kernel update needed for installing on some Open This installer update contains an updated kernel required for installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 on some PowerNV systems.

NOTE: The installer update will install PTF releases of the kernel. Though these packages are fully supported by SUSE, it is highly recommended to update the the installation to the latest general release of the SUSE kernel as soon as possible.


  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15


  • ppc64le


Installation Kit ISO Image
File: suse_installer_update-sle15-ppc64le-1.0.iso ยท [download]
Size 882 MB
MD5 Checksum dad66571666eaff646fd3c0466450c5d
SHA256 Checksum d05b31a31fcf3454feb24c5163c170f8f5fbc605e468ec6c8cfa993805350d5e


This installer update image can be used in the same way as the standard SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 installer DVD for performing installations. Please refer to the SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 user guides for installation instructions.

This image contains an updated installer with an updated kernel, the standard SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 installer repository and an additional installer update repository. The additional repository contains the updated kernel packages and will be automatically selected as an additional add-on product during installation.

package names and versions

The following update packages are provided with this installation kit:

  • kernel-devel-4.12.14-
  • kernel-macros-4.12.14-
  • kernel-source-4.12.14-
  • kernel-default-4.12.14-
  • kernel-default-base-4.12.14-
  • kernel-default-devel-4.12.14-
  • reiserfs-kmp-default-4.12.14-