SUSE-RU-2018:1500-1: moderate: Recommended update for mdadm

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Tue Jun 5 04:13:29 MDT 2018

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mdadm

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:1500-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1032802 #1047314 #1049126 #1059596 #935553 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

   An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for mdadm fixes the following issues:

   - Load md kernel module if needed when creating or assembling named
     arrays. (bsc#1059596)
   - Fix superblock's max_dev when adding a new disk in linear array.
   - Fix problem that was causing raid arrays not to be properly assembled
     when bitmap is not present. (bsc#1047314)
   - Use 'logger' to report when mdcheck starts, stops, or continues the
     check on an array. (bsc#935553)
   - Remove the temporary files on signals as well as on exit. (bsc#935553)
   - Make dlm lock more reliable for cluster-md. (bsc#1049126)

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-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1025=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1025=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):



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