I/O stuck or unreported data inconsistencies on CIFS socket writes
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Service Pack 1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9
- Running the CIFS client with caching enabled (default option) may experience data miscompares over stressed or congested networks.
- Running the CIFS Client with the 'forcedirectio' option set and with applications using the 'O_APPEND' option.
The fix to enable CIFS client to run 'forcedirectio' with applications doing 'O_APPEND' is available as a Maintenance Web update for:
- SLES 9 SP4 with an updated kernel which has version 2.6.5-7.314 or above.
- SLE(S/D) 10 SP2 with an updated kernel with version 18.104.22.168-0.31 or above.
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- Document ID:7001879
- Creation Date: 14-Nov-2008
- Modified Date:05-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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