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1.136.  lvm2-cluster

1.136.1.  RHBA-2009:1394: bug-fix and enhancement update

Updated lvm2-cluster packages that fix several bugs and add enhancements are now available.
The lvm2-cluster packages contain support for Logical Volume Management (LVM) in a clustered environment.
This update ensures that the bugs fixed by the lvm2 advisory are also fixed in a clustered environment.
This update applies the following bug fixes:
  • Fixes partial activation support in clustered mode.
  • Flushes memory pool and fixes locking in clvmd refresh and backup command.
  • Destroys toolcontext on exit in clvmd (fixes memory pool leaks).
  • Fixes remote metadata backup for clvmd.
  • Fixes startup race in clvmd.
  • This update adds the following enhancements:
  • Introduces CLVMD_CMD_LOCK_QUERY command for clvmd.
  • Allows clvmd to start up if its lockspace already exists.
  • Blocks SIGTERM & SIGINT in clvmd subthreads.
Users of lvm2-cluster are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which resolve these issues and add these enhancements.

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