[El-errata] New updates available via Ksplice (ELBA-2015-3016)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Tue Mar 24 06:13:04 PDT 2015
Synopsis: ELBA-2015-3016 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle kernel update, ELBA-2015-3016.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack on EL 5 install these
On systems that have "autoinstall = yes" in /etc/uptrack/uptrack.conf,
these updates will be installed automatically and you do not need to
take any action.
Alternatively, you can install these updates by running:
# /usr/sbin/uptrack-upgrade -y
* Cluster deadlock during journal commit in OCFS2 filesystem.
Under certain circumstances, incorrect lock ordering could cause a
deadlock if one thread handles a buffer write at the same time as the
journal commit thread attempts to flush the buffer. If this happens,
the whole cluster will hang.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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