Recommended update for mdadm

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mdadm
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:1206-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1129900
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.

Description:

This update for mdadm fixes the following issues:

  • Fix for issue to avoid unexpected switching from raid0 to raid4 by using option '--grow'. (bsc#1139709)

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 for SAP 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-2020-1206=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-2020-1206=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-1206=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-1206=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • mdadm-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debuginfo-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debugsource-4.0-10.15.21
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS (aarch64 s390x):
    • mdadm-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debuginfo-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debugsource-4.0-10.15.21
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS (aarch64 x86_64):
    • mdadm-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debuginfo-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debugsource-4.0-10.15.21
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS (aarch64 x86_64):
    • mdadm-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debuginfo-4.0-10.15.21
    • mdadm-debugsource-4.0-10.15.21

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