Recommended update for multipath-tools

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for multipath-tools
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1154-1
Rating: important
References: #1028857 #1107179 #1110060 #1110439 #1111116 #1118224 #1118495 #1121134 #1125043 #1125145 #1131789
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that has 11 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for multipath-tools fixes the following issues:
multipath-tools was update to version 0.7.3+114+suse.22c2357:

  • Fix boot issues on certain hardware (bsc#1125145, bsc#1131789)

  • Fix daemon shutdown issues (bsc#1110060, bsc#1110439)

* multipathd: fix daemon not really shutdown * multipath: fix rcu thread cancellation hang * multipathd: check for DAEMON_SHUTDOWN in configure * multipathd: make DAEMON_SHUTDOWN a terminal state
  • Other fixes

* setup_map: wait for pending path checkers to finish (bsc#1118224) * multipathd: Fix miscounting active paths (bsc#1125043) * multipathd: fix device creation issues (bsc#1111116) * multipathd: fix irritating "minor number mismatch" message (bsc#1111116) * libmultipath: Increase SERIAL_SIZE to 128 bytes (bsc#1107179) * multipathd: avoid crash in cli_list_path (bsc#1121134) * multipathd: add a NVMe ANA-based path prioritizer (bsc#1118495)
  • Added dependency on sg3_utils (bsc#1028857)

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 Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-1154=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kpartx-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • kpartx-debuginfo-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • libdmmp-devel-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • libdmmp0_1_0-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • libdmmp0_1_0-debuginfo-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-debuginfo-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-debugsource-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-devel-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-rbd-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1
    • multipath-tools-rbd-debuginfo-0.7.3+126+suse.0aeeee7-3.12.1