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Id SUSE-2014:8890
Name Novell SUSE 2014:8890 mdadm recommended update for SLE 11 SP3 i586
Vendor Name novell
Product Novell
Content Type Recommended Recommended
Language(s)
Operating System(s) Linux 
Released On 12 Feb 2014 12:00:00

SUSE-2014:8890

Novell SUSE 2014:8890 mdadm recommended update for SLE 11 SP3 i586

Vendor Name

novell

Product

Novell

Released On

12 Feb 2014 12:00:00

Url

http://www.novell.com/support

Description

LSAC(v2)
This update for mdadm provides many fixes and enhancements: * Don't wait so long when creating arrays. (bnc#816382) * Allow array to be stopped using the kernel name. (bnc#821861) * If mpath is in use, disable mdadm auto-assembly except on dm devices. (bnc#838528) * Fix size handling for RAID0 arrays during reshape. (bnc#821934) * Fix problem with calculation of space available for reshape. (bnc#821934) * Clarify connection between action=re-add and bitmaps in mdadm.conf.5. (bnc#773010) * Print correct size for large external metadata arrays. (bnc#797116) * Retry failed removes in mdadm. (bnc#808647) * Don't assemble the same array with two different names. (bnc#828436) * Attempt to remove from an array any device which disappear. (bnc#819331) * Fix problems with RAID10 re-sync and recovery not completing properly. (bnc#834041) * Allow mdadm to create arrays with more than 1000 devices. (bnc#819930) * Remove partitions from device when included in an 'external' array. (bnc#817841) The update also includes md_monitor 5.0 which fixes the following issues: * Fix incorrect disk detach on arrays with lots of DASDs. (bnc#827013) * Fix locking sequence in reset_mirror(). (bnc#840526) * Do not call ioctl on timeout to avoid blocking. (bnc#839559) * Fix typo in discover_md_components. (bnc#841796)

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