Bug Fix Advisory iproute bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHBA-2013:1697-1
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 iproute packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The iproute packages contain networking utilities (ip and rtmon, for example)
which are designed to use the advanced networking capabilities of the Linux
kernel.

These updated iproute 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/iproute.html#RHBA-2013-1697


Users of iproute 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:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4d89247a6d13a30d532e4a08317803f9
SHA-256: 95e8c550ccb43d3a9399eee8008bccb2a8443f31ff866b05777dfe4bddd2d58a
 
IA-32:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 3c3311f539c97eac312e628257de7cb3
SHA-256: 6694ac6cc0b8a677c0e9afb92dacf1590eb6abed27fa870a9da22985a4d581f7
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c8588e354d389a400f0e6b5f1af202c6
SHA-256: 34216d4c0e78014bdc5f23e68f2d73ad2c123da695e2bff42f9908902cf38c0e
 
x86_64:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c32e1cbd7ac25e98bb8ba7cdc7c0db32
SHA-256: 331b575fc85a068f2316ffef7d9cad22a3dd8e1dd404beb2e128754b3217c7c9
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: cb11976f972a9d8bf2a36ae2179ae90f
SHA-256: 771511aa87dc11a8b6bdd6ea93b992b345753b46feb3453da2e257a5795e3af7
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: e48b85a67f6bd61c75532837060efca4
SHA-256: ff7c30d71ff6162e24ebc851e701ebec24327419383024ee917a8226049d3950
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 53f928ea2de67b8c247d6cfb58a6ef28
SHA-256: 8f33b3f93e99a102158a583370c0dba4cf6958316250ab536e7b74335c331993
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4d89247a6d13a30d532e4a08317803f9
SHA-256: 95e8c550ccb43d3a9399eee8008bccb2a8443f31ff866b05777dfe4bddd2d58a
 
x86_64:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c32e1cbd7ac25e98bb8ba7cdc7c0db32
SHA-256: 331b575fc85a068f2316ffef7d9cad22a3dd8e1dd404beb2e128754b3217c7c9
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: cb11976f972a9d8bf2a36ae2179ae90f
SHA-256: 771511aa87dc11a8b6bdd6ea93b992b345753b46feb3453da2e257a5795e3af7
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: e48b85a67f6bd61c75532837060efca4
SHA-256: ff7c30d71ff6162e24ebc851e701ebec24327419383024ee917a8226049d3950
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 53f928ea2de67b8c247d6cfb58a6ef28
SHA-256: 8f33b3f93e99a102158a583370c0dba4cf6958316250ab536e7b74335c331993
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4d89247a6d13a30d532e4a08317803f9
SHA-256: 95e8c550ccb43d3a9399eee8008bccb2a8443f31ff866b05777dfe4bddd2d58a
 
IA-32:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 3c3311f539c97eac312e628257de7cb3
SHA-256: 6694ac6cc0b8a677c0e9afb92dacf1590eb6abed27fa870a9da22985a4d581f7
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c8588e354d389a400f0e6b5f1af202c6
SHA-256: 34216d4c0e78014bdc5f23e68f2d73ad2c123da695e2bff42f9908902cf38c0e
 
PPC:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: b5ae36afb689936e2085ae7839a7682f
SHA-256: 487c4596d6b194ab6ee32e263081c4e7d9617cdd7c31fa40e6c44cfd4ef048eb
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: e8e40ba851c4fd16e30255c59943418a
SHA-256: cbc3d283bd9596e50ec0f77b21f1e5bb8a9c009e6e7aae1d1f482fbab82f38fb
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 54cb83e85fe52b4201d6eeb03db8f32a
SHA-256: 8fb84187f53127d617495104c77d57cf711398a55e9d16bf0d9959bbd488896d
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c961405f74c50ead014e813bcdd2a201
SHA-256: 978b846666d50aa3596d227da240448e55a7784d8b73e8fb235803d462b2cd85
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 6a5d8de709179593e28ef4ad1b76bc71
SHA-256: f0930ad13f91fdfe8edce5b4611a1782e725ccb9c14bbacc2c2d75c4524fb0a3
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.ppc64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 04e1458a9e2f2fac40aaa56596cedb81
SHA-256: eb775c5a3051d5245b29cc9d38bc2b52c2a437899b6b137bca3b52d70f3f9bc8
 
s390x:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 49ccc440980f2ebbb7305d20d0b0bac2
SHA-256: 493a63b1988c30c26823cb1a1b4962a37b2eb61dc8fa78033cc9b334dd4a0d2e
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: fe52a5b99826ce5d5532dafcce2c6ae7
SHA-256: a41c962f8eb1cf98f6c3d176a90180b4537336abe6213954fa3da2dd74a6d521
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 0e91039fc74971c59343d4f4fdd29f43
SHA-256: 55f08b2133a2a212836f307125c8134590fd45a5d801ba352cf3eeffca7245be
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 997770a1db6bb66ba2943c2ddaddd854
SHA-256: caeaf73c474795af42691c3a909991fbf8d2a4530f1304a8ca9820956d198de9
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: cdbdd71991b2c77490d7fcd3d0c255ff
SHA-256: 739e72dfc8060dd69b0c2fa2518e14a071b7c877c57fb9d0a5fa669dc7785715
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: a95d2f91f9f2645db7135c8a5789704a
SHA-256: 2717e53eaa450e4a8939010e5eee648179cf6a4462fa5efb78e3418b50025be3
 
x86_64:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c32e1cbd7ac25e98bb8ba7cdc7c0db32
SHA-256: 331b575fc85a068f2316ffef7d9cad22a3dd8e1dd404beb2e128754b3217c7c9
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: cb11976f972a9d8bf2a36ae2179ae90f
SHA-256: 771511aa87dc11a8b6bdd6ea93b992b345753b46feb3453da2e257a5795e3af7
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: e48b85a67f6bd61c75532837060efca4
SHA-256: ff7c30d71ff6162e24ebc851e701ebec24327419383024ee917a8226049d3950
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 53f928ea2de67b8c247d6cfb58a6ef28
SHA-256: 8f33b3f93e99a102158a583370c0dba4cf6958316250ab536e7b74335c331993
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4d89247a6d13a30d532e4a08317803f9
SHA-256: 95e8c550ccb43d3a9399eee8008bccb2a8443f31ff866b05777dfe4bddd2d58a
 
IA-32:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 3c3311f539c97eac312e628257de7cb3
SHA-256: 6694ac6cc0b8a677c0e9afb92dacf1590eb6abed27fa870a9da22985a4d581f7
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c8588e354d389a400f0e6b5f1af202c6
SHA-256: 34216d4c0e78014bdc5f23e68f2d73ad2c123da695e2bff42f9908902cf38c0e
 
x86_64:
iproute-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: c32e1cbd7ac25e98bb8ba7cdc7c0db32
SHA-256: 331b575fc85a068f2316ffef7d9cad22a3dd8e1dd404beb2e128754b3217c7c9
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4f6e99d1fbd26efd7eff9d2d5ea951ac
SHA-256: 97643a694c3937c62927e88f8c967af7a813b25848e05adce294af46dbcf8958
iproute-debuginfo-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: cb11976f972a9d8bf2a36ae2179ae90f
SHA-256: 771511aa87dc11a8b6bdd6ea93b992b345753b46feb3453da2e257a5795e3af7
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 4ca5439e3332c89763534f77cae1bd12
SHA-256: 5e003cf562286f5cc163f47adf61c66521c326b314c5603220603957b2ed6152
iproute-devel-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: e48b85a67f6bd61c75532837060efca4
SHA-256: ff7c30d71ff6162e24ebc851e701ebec24327419383024ee917a8226049d3950
iproute-doc-2.6.32-31.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2016:0895
    MD5: 53f928ea2de67b8c247d6cfb58a6ef28
SHA-256: 8f33b3f93e99a102158a583370c0dba4cf6958316250ab536e7b74335c331993
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

838482 - ip route show does not print correct value when larger rto_min is set
950122 - Missing description of -batch in man page of tc command
985526 - ip link show hangs when rtnl_send fails


References



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