Recommended update for md_monitor

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for md_monitor
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2017:1469-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1013061 #1033734 #951211 #954769 #955975 #959718
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1

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


    This update provides md_monitor 6.3, which brings fixes and enhancements:

    - Work around dirty bitmap issue. (bsc#951211)
    - Work around changed output in mdadm. (bsc#954769)
    - Ignore EBUSY returns from mdadm --fail. (bsc#955975)
    - Handle empty device-mapper UUIDs.
    - Compare the device name length fo the testing devices. (bsc#959718)
    - Add 'mdadm --wait-clean' to monitor_testcase_functions. (bsc#951211)
    - Fix return value from reset_md(). (bsc#1013061)
    - Fix uninitialized return value. (bsc#1033734)

    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-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-904=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (s390x):
      • md_monitor-6.3-3.1
      • md_monitor-debuginfo-6.3-3.1
      • md_monitor-debugsource-6.3-3.1