Recommended update for open-iscsi

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for open-iscsi
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0462-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1102589 #1107753 #1116712 #1122938
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

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

Description:

This update for open-iscsi fixes the following issues:

  • iscsiuio: No longer flush tx queue on each uio interrupt. This makes ping to such NICs work better. (bsc#1102589)
  • Do not allow multiple sessions just because they were started in parallel. (bsc#1107753)
  • qedi: Use uio BD index instead on buffer index. (bsc#1116712)
  • qedi: Set buf_size in case of ICMP and ARP packet. (bsc#1116712)
  • Fix output for iscsiadm node/iface print level P1. (bsc#1122938)

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 Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-462=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-462=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • iscsiuio-0.7.8.2-12.7.2
    • iscsiuio-debuginfo-0.7.8.2-12.7.2
    • libopeniscsiusr0_2_0-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • libopeniscsiusr0_2_0-debuginfo-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-debuginfo-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-debugsource-2.0.876-12.7.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • iscsiuio-0.7.8.2-12.7.2
    • iscsiuio-debuginfo-0.7.8.2-12.7.2
    • libopeniscsiusr0_2_0-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • libopeniscsiusr0_2_0-debuginfo-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-debuginfo-2.0.876-12.7.2
    • open-iscsi-debugsource-2.0.876-12.7.2

References: