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Bug Fix Advisory dlm-kernel bug fix update

Advisory: RHBA-2006:0702-4
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2006-10-11
Last updated on: 2006-10-11
Affected Products: Cluster Suite EL4

Details

Updated dlm-kernel packages that fix various bugs are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 4, kernel release
(2.6.9-42.0.2.EL).

The dlm-kernel modules allow the dlm (distributed lock manager) to
communicate with the kernel.

The following fixes were applied:

* fixed a bug which caused the lkid to roll over when a high level of lock
activity occurred for a long time

* fixed a bug which caused GFS to hang when shutting down in certain
configurations

Users are advised to upgrade to these latest dlm-kernel packages, which
are updated for use with the 2.6.9-42.0.2.EL kernel.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:

up2date

This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

Updated packages

Cluster Suite EL4

SRPMS:
dlm-kernel-2.6.9-44.2.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 7ecb001efc5d9aba7b930705c65627c2
 
IA-32:
dlm-kernel-2.6.9-44.2.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 60bc398aa8e3c272d5cd4e54c6148fd6
dlm-kernel-hugemem-2.6.9-44.2.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 54b91c50d1de3aa65645067ffdad146a
dlm-kernel-smp-2.6.9-44.2.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 2bccfefd8984618e49d2b2de513c2fe1
dlm-kernheaders-2.6.9-44.2.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: c66081edec0ff153acae122ca701e5ed
 
IA-64:
dlm-kernel-2.6.9-44.2.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 3ce9d459fa1a74b51ec9a408a51ef319
dlm-kernheaders-2.6.9-44.2.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 3a39e3225b864f9d3cf7f03d4d774100
 
x86_64:
dlm-kernel-2.6.9-44.2.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 1afad8939737ea54627c8edae453aa41
dlm-kernel-largesmp-2.6.9-44.2.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: 506dbf3cc0dbd3b2db044ffff0f6c5a4
dlm-kernel-smp-2.6.9-44.2.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: ff29489c9fb5bd4590c524668a154d5a
dlm-kernheaders-2.6.9-44.2.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0111
    MD5: f6e82644e597788c353c051bf7f2ee01
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

199673 - lock_dlm assertion failing under heavy (hard)linking or unlinking



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