Bug 173156 - kernel dm: Notify userspace when a device is renamed.
kernel dm: Notify userspace when a device is renamed.
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Alasdair Kergon
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 168429 175195
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Reported: 2005-11-14 13:25 EST by Alasdair Kergon
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0132
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Last Closed: 2006-03-07 15:43:13 EST
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Description Alasdair Kergon 2005-11-14 13:25:31 EST
From: "goggin, edward" <egoggin@emc.com>

Changed dm_hash_rename() to wake up any dm event waiters for
a mapped device after changing the name of the mapped device.

Userspace multipath tools want to know when this happens.

Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-03-07 15:43:13 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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