Recommended update for sbd

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for sbd
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0644-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1102930 #1107321 #1112918
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP3

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


This update for sbd fixes the following issues:
Updated to version 1.4.0+20190123.1829c40:

  • sbd.sysconfig: watchdog timeout set in the on-disk metadata takes precedence
  • sbd.8.pod: use the generic term "cluster services" instead of the specific "openais" (bsc#1112918)
  • make timeout-action executed by sbd configurable
  • use pacemaker's new pe api with constructors/destructors
  • sbd-common: avoid statting potential links
  • sbd-inquisitor: SBD_DELAY_START can be configured with a delay value (bsc#1107321)
  • sbd-common: don't follow symlinks outside /dev for watchdog

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 High Availability 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-HA-12-SP3-2019-644=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP3 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • sbd-1.4.0+20190123.1829c40-4.8.3
    • sbd-debuginfo-1.4.0+20190123.1829c40-4.8.3
    • sbd-debugsource-1.4.0+20190123.1829c40-4.8.3