Recommended update for md_monitor

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for md_monitor
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:0908-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1068175 #1079253 #1081286 #1091619 #1096363 #1104770
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

An update that has 6 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for md_monitor provides the following fixes:

  • Upgrade to v6.4 to fix some crashes. (bsc#1081286, bsc#1079253, bsc#1068175)
  • Add systemd service file for systemd with increased TaskMax and LimitNOFILE. (bsc#1104770)
  • Added proper systemd macros to spec file.
  • Fix crash on MonitorStatus. (bsc#1096363, bsc#1081286)
  • Ignore NewArray message if does not exist yet. (bsc#1091619)
  • Fix a crash in display_md_status. (bsc#1081286)

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-SP4-2019-908=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-908=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (s390x):
    • md_monitor-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3
    • md_monitor-debuginfo-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3
    • md_monitor-debugsource-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x):
    • md_monitor-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3
    • md_monitor-debuginfo-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3
    • md_monitor-debugsource-6.4+9+ga4d3588-7.4.3