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iscsiadm crashing when updating target parameter.

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2


Using the iscsiadm utility to update target parameters, a Segmentation fault (core dumped) occurs. 
The following errors might be seen in /var/log/messages
systemd-coredump[19572]: Process 19570 (iscsiadm) of user 0 dumped core.#012#012Stack trace of thread 19570:#012#0  0x0000565177ee149a n/a (iscsiadm)#012#1  0x00007f466d4ec34a __libc_start_main (  0x0000565177ee3aaa n/a (iscsiadm)

iscsiadm[26243]: segfault at 8 ip 0000559999f3849a sp 00007ffdbd8c97c0 error 6 in iscsiadm[559999f2e000+7f000]
Example of command that generated the segfault.
iscsiadm -m node -p <portal ip> -T <iqn name> --op=update --name=node.startup --value=automatic
Segmentation fault (core dumped)


Fixed and released in updates channel
  RPM: open-iscsi-2.1.3-22.9.1


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  • Document ID:000019883
  • Creation Date: 17-Feb-2021
  • Modified Date:08-Jun-2022
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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