Recommended update for multipath-tools

Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2637-1
Rating: moderate
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0
  • SUSE Manager Server 4.0

An update that has two fixes can now be installed.


This update for multipath-tools fixes the following issues:

  • Fix premature path reinstantiation with san_path_err_XX. (bsc#1149319)
  • Set default for "enable_foreign" to "NONE". (bsc#1139837)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2637=1

Package List:

  • Basesystem Module 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • libdmmp0_2_0-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • libdmmp-devel-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • kpartx-debuginfo-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • multipath-tools-debugsource-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • kpartx-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • libdmmp0_2_0-debuginfo-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • multipath-tools-devel-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • multipath-tools-debuginfo-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3
    • multipath-tools-0.7.9+167+suse.07c42ab-3.6.3