[DRBD-user] drbd-8.4.10

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Fri Jun 2 05:53:18 CEST 2017

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On 01/06/17 11:47 PM, Philipp Reisner wrote:
> Hi,
> It got updated to work withthe most recent upstream kernels; a few fixes to
> hard-to-trigger race conditions. No exciting news, which is good for a
> "old-stable" branch.
> BTW, drbd-utils and drbd9 will follow very soon.
> 8.4.10-1 (api:genl1/proto:86-101)
> -------
>  * fix a race condition between attaching and writing meta-data. The impact
>    of the bug was destructing an object to early which leads to a crash
>  * fix cleanup of debugfs at rmmod time
>  * fix potential deadlock when trying to detach during handshake
>  * fix race between handshake and admin disconnect/down
>  * new config option "disable-write-same". That helps with backing devices
>    that claim to support write-same, but fail every write-same request
>  * compatibility with Linux kernels up to 4.12

Thanks for the release!

Once utils is released, how urgent would you suggest an update is?


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