SUSE-RU-2020:3015-1: moderate: Recommended update for multipath-tools

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for multipath-tools

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2020:3015-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1139775 #1149319 #1161923 #1165786 #1172157 
                    #1172429 #1173060 #1173064 #1176644 #1176670 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

   An update that has 10 recommended fixes can now be


   This update for multipath-tools fixes the following issues:

   - Fixed an issue where mapping two WWID's to the same multipath led to a
     data corruption (bsc#1172429)
   - Fix handling of hardware properties for maps without paths (bsc#1176644)
   - Improved logging of some failure cases (bsc#1173060, bsc#1173064)
   - Fixes an issue where the time origin haven't been resetted while waiting
     for the recovery time to expire (bsc#1149319)
   - Fixed handling of incompletely initialized udev devices (bsc#1172157)
   - Fixed an issue when handling synthetic uevents (bsc#1161923)
   - Fixed an issue where DASD on loop devices was no longer recognized
     correctly (bsc#1139775)
   - Limited the PRIN allocation length to 8192 bytes (bsc#1165786)

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-3015=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-3015=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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