[El-errata] ELBA-2015-3057 Oracle Linux 6 kexec-tools bug fix update

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Fri Jul 31 09:38:42 PDT 2015

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2015-3057


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:




Description of changes:

- Fix stall on failure in kdump init script [Orabug: 21111440]
- kexec-tools: fix fail to find mem hole failure on i386  [Orabug: 21111440]

- mkdumprd: Delete the dead code for blacklist and update man page, 
update default blacklist [Orabug: 21071452]
- kdump.sysconfig.x86_64: Add acpi_no_memhotplug to kdump kernel 
[Orabug: 21071452]
- Convert leftover "getent hosts" to "getent ahostsv4" [Orabug: 21071452]
- starting kdump service after network, local fs and remote fs. [Orabug: 

- Rebase to makedumpfile version 1.5.7 [Orabug: 18990432]
- Rebase to kexec-tools version 2.0.7 [Orabug: 17848027]
- Add nfsv3 support for mkdumprd [Orabug: 18152290]
- Fix dump vmcore on ext3 partitions [Orabug: 18187563]
- Fix ssh key gen logic [Orabug: 18250359]
- Log reason for failure if kdump fails to start [Orabug: 17966787]
- Fix vmcore-dmesg [Orabug: 18177052] [Orabug: 18420754]
- Make vmcore-dmesg work with new structured logging format and create 
vmcore-dmesg.txt [Orabug: 20557744]
- Support the -X option for makedumpfile [Orabug: 19885260]
- Fix makedumpfile stall on systems with 6TB memory [Orabug: 20364744]
- sadump: Support more than 16TB physical memory space [Orabug 20898729] 
(Baoquan He) {ELEA-2015-0811}

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