SUSE-RU-2015:2134-1: moderate: Recommended update for md_monitor

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Fri Nov 27 09:18:15 MST 2015

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for md_monitor

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2015:2134-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #839559 #876830 #914035 #920563 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12

   An update that has four recommended fixes can now be


   This update provides md_monitor 5.3, which brings the following fixes:

   - Skip devices not in state 'online'. (bsc#920563)
   - Open MD device nodes read-only.
   - Skip uninitialized devices during scanning.
   - Fixup locking in dasd_monitor_thread. (bsc#839559)
   - Terminate string when reading from sysfs.
   - Use MD name in lookup_md_alias. (bsc#876830)

Patch Instructions:

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

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-907=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (s390x):



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