Bug Fix Advisory device-mapper-multipath bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHBA-2013:1574-1
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2013-11-20
Last updated on: 2013-11-20
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Details

Updated device-mapper-multipath packages that fix several bugs and add various
enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The device-mapper-multipath packages provide tools for managing multipath
devices using the device-mapper multipath kernel module.

These updated device-mapper-multipath 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 6.5 Technical Notes for
information on the most significant of these changes:

https://access.redhat.com/site/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/6/html/6.5_Technical_Notes/device-mapper-multipath.html#RHBA-2013-1574

Users of device-mapper-multipath are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which fix these bugs and add these enhancements.


Solution

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
https://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)

SRPMS:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: e9ea86efa391e83787b418ac4d3d3085
SHA-256: 8b3b80fbf89b63c5dc70a22239fd686053fc10bcbd9f75d692fb392ab5229e10
 
IA-32:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 6c7c9993fb6149de12ac2f6b3862ca4d
SHA-256: 9061c8ea7d81c1e534cb3bd9665e876bf1506b7e63db3e90a8acd77a8599d458
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f20cd613c4c55852d3b7d32573c97384
SHA-256: 75f2b9cf492d1b8ca5eaa81791180c84c77a9c90948586e257f2622fd31920e5
 
x86_64:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 8f6b37db41a6d0a529c60e4d4f98ad57
SHA-256: 0ee03d84ced6cd888ae5a20518824b039d1bcaafc2067c845c4b27e66eac643c
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: eeb23ffca585acda5d5020212d859bd4
SHA-256: 4a251f253d3193f024850a2de854fece57c9f974a6a8cc2472d385eb0d44c742
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 69b2fbe78e24d52a413dc7a50421ba27
SHA-256: 5913d019f03b485d67d72ce8a9853a2247201205c0562a8ff893eb822fb8a5d4
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f46875320523d5fbbf34c1f0d919aeb3
SHA-256: 660b9eeb9a3507e6c899f823bfa71517e8c895fd1726ab9e8512bdcf0503bb46
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: e9ea86efa391e83787b418ac4d3d3085
SHA-256: 8b3b80fbf89b63c5dc70a22239fd686053fc10bcbd9f75d692fb392ab5229e10
 
x86_64:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 8f6b37db41a6d0a529c60e4d4f98ad57
SHA-256: 0ee03d84ced6cd888ae5a20518824b039d1bcaafc2067c845c4b27e66eac643c
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: eeb23ffca585acda5d5020212d859bd4
SHA-256: 4a251f253d3193f024850a2de854fece57c9f974a6a8cc2472d385eb0d44c742
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 69b2fbe78e24d52a413dc7a50421ba27
SHA-256: 5913d019f03b485d67d72ce8a9853a2247201205c0562a8ff893eb822fb8a5d4
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f46875320523d5fbbf34c1f0d919aeb3
SHA-256: 660b9eeb9a3507e6c899f823bfa71517e8c895fd1726ab9e8512bdcf0503bb46
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: e9ea86efa391e83787b418ac4d3d3085
SHA-256: 8b3b80fbf89b63c5dc70a22239fd686053fc10bcbd9f75d692fb392ab5229e10
 
IA-32:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 6c7c9993fb6149de12ac2f6b3862ca4d
SHA-256: 9061c8ea7d81c1e534cb3bd9665e876bf1506b7e63db3e90a8acd77a8599d458
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f20cd613c4c55852d3b7d32573c97384
SHA-256: 75f2b9cf492d1b8ca5eaa81791180c84c77a9c90948586e257f2622fd31920e5
 
PPC:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: b8ac0add1f3e45949061c43785c49be4
SHA-256: 02b740c44e9bd1def233e709e158292e000dcc8024ba7837cfffde6fc7785d0e
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f433af65569920af3a37da8130a67e20
SHA-256: 139aea11c9935d2918b017fd758b29f9e2334da952529c0961681ff8111788f7
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 86e1c7b4c99f0f690bc61fa208357f87
SHA-256: 6e6029cd65e0663d135a1647078c68dcabc6e481127d133e057acd520e054e28
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: c1a513fcf91670b8e1cd0be4f95611bb
SHA-256: 4b1990659c1d9e682b088ee0992993ec2bf0324dfaf13cc864145abb712c3364
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 54880a9c97f66d796c2f0ed48bda0199
SHA-256: 6cbdaab125bed5be1a13cc5201a71cfd28d2ba2ae37d69eb11d20eabe029a9ac
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 52f2fb1ec9ccf09f30dc8a96e6a4c211
SHA-256: 5b6b208c9fb8e78311a410cb60e920c390ca900f25fcaef23fa271cbb4ea1180
 
s390x:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 3eace3c215539e4d44e9463cde361ee5
SHA-256: de524013ce03490c081726afffc396861784d37e67deb18a2b7cfc67ee4f0f1a
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 85c34d8217df0309a7e05f1f1725ee30
SHA-256: 55de0fee872e7cf4a4856002436d1bf7ef354f57fbfc472757b16e70ed397dde
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 4c92ce205433a60b4d884996a97cf9ef
SHA-256: 4056c13f1894470c7b7aa547a9d7eaeec31f4318043707dce759237aa9607ad2
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 95c001ce87b0278dccda28fba7a015c0
SHA-256: 271a4edf97ab9e66707d32372e5945739eb5ce302f12a3eb76fce1d726e56c2a
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: d722fb5b7af23ec00ed6b1fe3ba6fffb
SHA-256: fe9ee4ca80457bf0b0fd5a0bbbd493161616ddfe073b7c85a5e310e1b956d2e4
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 6170aa33bbb498479c99862eb0456714
SHA-256: 09c8d1e9abaebf63cc72f9596b6a1a46ff3043c62bc0e2da8323e30489fbff16
 
x86_64:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 8f6b37db41a6d0a529c60e4d4f98ad57
SHA-256: 0ee03d84ced6cd888ae5a20518824b039d1bcaafc2067c845c4b27e66eac643c
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: eeb23ffca585acda5d5020212d859bd4
SHA-256: 4a251f253d3193f024850a2de854fece57c9f974a6a8cc2472d385eb0d44c742
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 69b2fbe78e24d52a413dc7a50421ba27
SHA-256: 5913d019f03b485d67d72ce8a9853a2247201205c0562a8ff893eb822fb8a5d4
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f46875320523d5fbbf34c1f0d919aeb3
SHA-256: 660b9eeb9a3507e6c899f823bfa71517e8c895fd1726ab9e8512bdcf0503bb46
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: e9ea86efa391e83787b418ac4d3d3085
SHA-256: 8b3b80fbf89b63c5dc70a22239fd686053fc10bcbd9f75d692fb392ab5229e10
 
IA-32:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 6c7c9993fb6149de12ac2f6b3862ca4d
SHA-256: 9061c8ea7d81c1e534cb3bd9665e876bf1506b7e63db3e90a8acd77a8599d458
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f20cd613c4c55852d3b7d32573c97384
SHA-256: 75f2b9cf492d1b8ca5eaa81791180c84c77a9c90948586e257f2622fd31920e5
 
x86_64:
device-mapper-multipath-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 8f6b37db41a6d0a529c60e4d4f98ad57
SHA-256: 0ee03d84ced6cd888ae5a20518824b039d1bcaafc2067c845c4b27e66eac643c
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: ca05e5bc712f54b264f4fed76c2a0633
SHA-256: 1d37d17f3e4a6c885e43b692731db181e8fb678936776a4e8443bdc4e86762f2
device-mapper-multipath-debuginfo-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: eeb23ffca585acda5d5020212d859bd4
SHA-256: 4a251f253d3193f024850a2de854fece57c9f974a6a8cc2472d385eb0d44c742
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 01176d3d15398d08bedf62fafbf97bfe
SHA-256: 4c1ae8b93a48dfe4f82ac8b82f2ae417c311bd4b242093dd897758f06395e571
device-mapper-multipath-libs-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: 69b2fbe78e24d52a413dc7a50421ba27
SHA-256: 5913d019f03b485d67d72ce8a9853a2247201205c0562a8ff893eb822fb8a5d4
kpartx-0.4.9-72.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2017:0697
    MD5: f46875320523d5fbbf34c1f0d919aeb3
SHA-256: 660b9eeb9a3507e6c899f823bfa71517e8c895fd1726ab9e8512bdcf0503bb46
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

875199 - multipathd crash in find_slot()
924924 - multipathd does not config file defaults
986767 - multipathd deamon process exit with segfault
994277 - multipath: fix handling of transport-offline states
996921 - multipathd: segfault at 18 ip 00007f93840371f5 sp 00007fffef217bf0 error 4 in libc-2.12.so[7f9383fc1000+18a000]


References



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