SUSE-RU-2018:1371-1: important: Recommended update for sbd

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Wed May 23 00:16:26 MDT 2018

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for sbd

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:1371-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1033600 #1033934 #1046421 #1047372 #1047376 
                    #1065748 #1069468 #1074038 #1079316 #1084689 
                    #1086650 #1091839 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP3

   An update that has 12 recommended fixes can now be


   This update of sbd to version 1.3.1 provides the following fixes:

   - Do not create duplicate servants. (bsc#1033934, bsc#1065748)
   - Correctly look up servant by device name. (bsc#1033934, bsc#1065748)
   - systemd: Make pacemaker & dlm wait for sbd-start to complete.
   - Doc: sbd.sysconfig: Mention timeout caveat with SBD_DELAY_START.
   - Replace references to /var/adm/fillup-templates with new %_fillupdir
     macro. (bsc#1069468)
   - Add commands to test/query watchdogs.
   - man: Call "-P" option "Pacemaker integration" in the description.
   - sbd-inquisitor: Do not use watchdog if the conflicting options "-W" and
     "-w /dev/null" are both supplied. (bsc#1047376)
   - sbd-inquisitor: Enable pacemaker integration by default as advertised in
     sysconfig.sbd. (bsc#1046421, bsc#1033600)
   - sbd-inquisitor: Respect the obsolete option SBD_WATCHDOG for backward
     compatibility. (bsc#1047372)
   - Don't reboot if off is requested.
   - Use a more obvious variable on parsing devices. (bsc#1033934)
   - Doc: sbd.8.pod: Add documentation about query-watchdog and test-watchdog.
   - sbd-md: Make dump_headers return 0 even if calling open_device failed.
   - Build: sbd-pacemaker: Query CIB directly with the API instead of
     get_cib_copy(). (bsc#1084689)
   - Log: Upgrade important messages and downgrade unimportant ones.
   - Log: Change sbd's default logging level to LOG_NOTICE. (bsc#1091839)
   - sbd-md: Return error in case of failing to list any devices.
   - sbd-cluster: Let scan do the job of proc-parsing.
   - sbd-cluster: Search for pacemaker-remoted.

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 High Availability 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-HA-12-SP3-2018-953=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP3 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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