Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 215941
dm mirror: remove trailing space from table
Last modified: 2013-02-28 23:04:22 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #209848 +++
RHEL 4.5 clone
The dm ioctl interface is supposed to return the table to userspace in a
specific format (identical to one particular format that can be used to load
tables). Some userspace code relies on this (e.g. comparing/parsing tables).
The dm mirror target breaks this by adding an incorrect trailing space.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
committed in stream U5 build 42.36. A test kernel with this patch is available
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
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