Fedora 18 Update: mdadm-3.2.6-12.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2013-1287
2013-01-23 00:36:19
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Name        : mdadm
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 3.2.6
Release     : 12.fc18
URL         : http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/raid/mdadm/
Summary     : The mdadm program controls Linux md devices (software RAID arrays)
Description :
The mdadm program is used to create, manage, and monitor Linux MD (software
RAID) devices.  As such, it provides similar functionality to the raidtools
package.  However, mdadm is a single program, and it can perform
almost all functions without a configuration file, though a configuration
file can be used to help with some common tasks.

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Update Information:

- Launch mdmon via systemctl to avoid it ending up in the wrong cgroup and getting killed in the boot process when switching from the initrd to the real root.

- kill all processes before unmounting the real root on shutdown and take over all mdmon processes

Requires rebuilding of the initramfs with:

# dracut -f
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ChangeLog:

* Mon Jan 21 2013 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-12
- Launch mdmon via systemctl to avoid it ending up in the wrong cgroup
  and getting killed in the boot process when switching from the
  initrd to the real root.
- Resolves bz879327
* Tue Jan  8 2013 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-11
- Move code to leave udev cgroup into mdmon and excute it after we
  work, to make sure it actually does the right thing.
* Mon Jan  7 2013 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-10
- Fix mdmonitor-takeover.service dangling symlink problem for real
* Mon Jan  7 2013 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-9
- Reintroduce fix for removing dangling symlink of
  mdmonitor-takeover.service which got lost in the fix introduced in
  3.2.6-8
* Fri Jan  4 2013 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-8
- mdmonitor-takeover.service is obsolete with the --offroot support,
  and it is harmful as of 3.2.6
- Resolves bz834245
* Mon Dec 10 2012 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-7
- Fix issue with udev scripts where if an raid volume with one of
  the disks failing, the failed disk is still present in the volume
  and container. The raid volume stays is in normal state (should be
  degraded) and the rebuild cannot start.
- Resolves bz886123
* Mon Dec 10 2012 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-5
- mdadm-sysvinit is obsolete given that we no longer support booting
  using sysvinit scripts
- Resolves bz884993
* Mon Dec 10 2012 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-4
- Fix typo in error message in fix for 880972. No functional changes
* Fri Nov 30 2012 Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-3
- Disallow creating a second IMSM RAID array size 0 (bz880972)
- Disallow creating IMSM RAIDs that spans multiple controllers (bz880974)
- Resolves bz880972, bz880974
* Thu Nov 15 2012 Doug Ledford <dledford at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-2
- Modify mdadm to set the cgroup of mdmon to systemd if it's available
- Related bz873576 (and others)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #879327 - System with Intel firmware RAID-1 does not power off or reboot
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=879327
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update mdadm' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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