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openSUSE-RU-2016:1712-1: moderate: Recommended update for mdadm
openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mdadm

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2016:1712-1
Rating: moderate
References: #853944 #939124 #953595 #954769 #956236 #957886
#958597 #966773 #974154
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1

An update that has 9 recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for mdadm fixes the following issues:

- A segmentation fault when a disk is re-added to the system shortly after
being removed. (bsc#974154)
- A problem when adding a spare disk to a degraded array. (bsc#958597)
- A misleading error code returned by mdadm --detail on inactive arrays.
- "Insufficient head-space for reshape" error when attempting to expand
array on s390x systems. (bsc#953595)
- Message "Starting Activate md array even though degraded..." could be
erroneously printed at boot time. (bsc#853944)
- The mdcheck script could try to check a non-existent '/dev/md?*' device.
- The mdcheck script could fail to parse the output of mdadm --detail.
- Add sample crontab file to schedule mdcheck execution if enabled in
sysconfig. (bsc#957886)
- An issue when displaying detailed information on Number and RaidDevice
fields. (bsc#954769)
- A crash when running --detail on a dm device which contains an md
device. (bsc#939124)
- Ignore multipath devices when not yet ready. (bsc#956236)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-812=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):



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