There's a simple bug in config.c, long fixed in upstream, that makes it
impossible to use a write-intent bitmap. The config parsing code doesn't
correctly copy the bitmap filename. It's really a simple bug. Please find
attached patch. This affects FC-6.
Created attachment 150657 [details]
Fix parsing of "bitmap" option in config parser
I've built mdadm-2.6.1 for fc6. The release notes for 2.6.0 specifically
mention fixing a bitmap bug in the mdadm.conf file parsing. If this bug isn't
fixed by the 2.6.1 mdadm, please reopen.
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