SUSE-RU-2019:14081-1: moderate: Recommended update for mdadm

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Wed Jun 12 04:15:04 MDT 2019

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mdadm

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2019:14081-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1081286 #1082766 #1095141 #1095729 #1096363 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that has 6 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for mdadm provides the following fixes:

   - Assemble: Prevent a segmentation fault with faulty "best" devices.
     (bsc#1082766, bsc#1095729)

   - Do not use the bad_blocks and unacknowledged_bad_blocks sysfs entries
     which are not available in SLE11-SP4 kernel. (bsc#1105175)

   - Accept option '--brief' with '--export' (bsc#1095141) Call mdadm
     --detail --export with --brief in 64-md-raid.rules. This should prevent
     overflow on large deployment.
   - md_monitor: use pselect (bsc#1095141)
   - md_monitor: fix crash in display_io_status (bsc#1096363)
   - md_monitor: fixup crash in display_md_status (bsc#1081286), (bsc#1096363)

   - Delete code that require sysfs entries bad_blocks and
     unacknowledged_bad_blocks which are not in SLE11-SP4 kernel.

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 11-SP4-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-mdadm-14081=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-mdadm-14081=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):



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