Recommended update for libfabric

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for libfabric
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:3315-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1036907 #1089190 #1133235 #1155865 #990184
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that has 5 recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for libfabric fixes the following issues:

  • Support Libfabric 1.8 or later (1.8.1). (bsc#1155865)
  • Disable LTO to avoid build failure in libfabric. (bsc#1133235).
  • Fix for OS X 'clock_gettime()' portability issue. (bsc#1036907)
  • Updated default counter wait object for improved performance. (bsc#1036907)
  • Fix multi-threaded RMA progress stalls. (bsc#1036907)
  • Updated default counter wait object for improved performance. (bsc#1036907)
  • Fix error in fi_cq_sreadfrom aborting before timeout expires. (bsc#1036907)
  • Fix handling of apps that call fork. Move ibv_fork_init() before calling any other verbs call. (bsc#1036907)
  • Fix crash in fi_write when connection is not yet established and write data size is below inline threshold. (bsc#1036907)
  • Fix issues not handling multiple ipoib interfaces. (bsc#1036907)
  • Including libfabric in Factory. (bsc#990184)
  • Update to version 1.3.0 for better PSM2 support as suggested. (fate#319253).

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 Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-3315=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-3315=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libfabric-debugsource-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric-devel-32bit-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric1-32bit-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric1-32bit-debuginfo-1.8.1-7.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libfabric-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric-debuginfo-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric-debugsource-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric-devel-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric1-1.8.1-7.3.1
    • libfabric1-debuginfo-1.8.1-7.3.1

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