Bug Fix Advisory s390utils bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHBA-2011:0601-1
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-05-19
Last updated on: 2011-05-19
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)


An updated s390utils package that fixes multiple bugs and adds several
enhancements is now available.

The s390utils package contains utilities related to Linux for the IBM System z

These updated s390utils packages include numerous bug fixes and enhancements.
Space precludes documenting all of these changes in this advisory. Users are
directed to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 Technical Notes for information on
the most significant of these changes:


All s390utils users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
provide numerous bug fixes and enhancements.

IBM System z users should install this updated package which addresses these
issues and adds these enhancements.


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

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: b0bf23f5790c29eacfe835bbbf8a4108
SHA-256: 668c1576cdef9d61451cbb39cece38af7c5dea8ebfd32aaa958d89db11dcf405
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 8f0766db2c051d82da3dd4e3ba97a1e1
SHA-256: fc0cabc5b73f27e74b970d00f4341af9b5a080d78b7a585cc0550f6cb6b92791
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 63bbb674fd55bdbd20c9ea83b1d12b64
SHA-256: 6735c02ba9debee3ea8ad2a438d9d1aae2e7ac058844a142eb8be7f19ff05340
s390utils-cmsfs-fuse-1.8.2-36.el6.s390x.rpm     MD5: f447eeecf85bc405f74f972afc11a5a3
SHA-256: d3952589e81aba955a97f5eab443ef0c706c023eae5ae8c65996cdc06de2e2d7
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 0c49e8c01f82959dfc332790000550db
SHA-256: a2f3fe9167e331e30e7ba0fefb00a708915e2be842fd305731e9094e6a26a1b7
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: a696c6a93b602eb91c4f75beec8e02f0
SHA-256: a78305c304288416f04b66c8f887d9ef78940741cf6ce6c45ce716e8c6b366e3
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 8fc6b644f1c696cde5226ac1a792d68e
SHA-256: 3383faf8457a91f7c3a137b82917127fca08d2a31d23ec05d8ed7458f2ad862f
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 455fc3f3109bc42fdeb5554d350da428
SHA-256: 215808047f436347b345258d75e75c7edcbc5833eb682ae00960cdcf0810fe6d
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 493925222f7c8b1f83141f738bc7d902
SHA-256: e5bad651e5aa1b00feea00d8bfc8d3797664b6d6a62a7357eeba702835606774
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 6cfb723fee2e84ad7ccc978ec4e2d11c
SHA-256: c736db167d351fd21ca3be3d33793b7fd0aeff5d3fad27bedc488b87b2380370
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: f0392c5e80ec7ad4e2d35cb6abbbaaaa
SHA-256: 43a7cb861372f20bc233001602a24226b64a4c413e6b4e31bd4933765534f4d1
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 92e3d389d08006fce29055ff771c8286
SHA-256: 53e6a7572d5be8b019268ff4fddc9819e02ba665baa7a4a6a93b5acc75a996db
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 7c4e7cb0da36998ceda2d93a6c1caccd
SHA-256: 29c9f9a4e2685772bb6024e4b4d7e41c17b35928b5d6f8f69962acc52758b2cb
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 8a34365eb15f75c8756f80a7c3801453
SHA-256: aa1245bcd00ae05c4c05f1fb7a20bc88b365ef0cd5d1ea67833f8bba2bef8f92
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0628
    MD5: 3b9fdb6f7ce61c9cf0277bc9267bbafb
SHA-256: f17b3b8092b7752568bd833cc1fc71bd34af291ed645721bad47d40c0e131152
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

631541 - [6.1 FEAT] virtualtop - userspace
631561 - [6.1 FEAT] Implement lsmem and chmem
633409 - [6.1 FEAT] FCP SAN utilities (Trace, ping, ...)
633411 - [6.1 FEAT] Dump on panic - Prevent reipl loop
633414 - [6.1 FEAT] HBA API Completion - library part
633420 - [6.1 FEAT] Tool to safety start getty through init - userspace
633437 - [6.1 FEAT] makedumpfile support - convert Linux on z dumps to ELF - userspace part
633534 - [6.1 FEAT] OSX (OSM) chpids for hybrid data (management) network - userspace
651012 - cmsfscat crashes during install with CMSDASD on vdisk
676706 - dumpconf: Add DELAY_MINUTES description to man page
680465 - cmsfs-fuse: fix read and write errors in text mode
684244 - hyptop: Fix man page typo for "current weight"
688340 - fdasd: buffer overflow when writing to read-only device
690505 - cmsfs-fuse: Delete old file if renaming to an existing file
690506 - cmsfs-fuse: Enlarge fsname string
690514 - cmsfs-fuse: Unable to use cmsfs-fuse if $HOME is not set
690810 - hyptop: Prevent interactive mode on s390 line mode terminals
693365 - cpuplugd: Fix incorrect multiplication in rules evaluation

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