This bug has been copied from bug #619361 and has been proposed
to be backported to 5.5 z-stream (EUS).
The rhel5 git commits that Martin @ NetApp is asking to be included in 5.5.z are:
2e0c5916d06 [misc] add round_jiffies_up and related routines
15a9cf93a0b [scsi] scsi_dh_alua: handle transitioning state correctly
Patch has been tested by Netapp, bug 619361 comment 42, confirmed linux-2.6-scsi-scsi_dh_alua-handle-transitioning-state-correctly.patch is applied in kernel 2.6.18-194.32.1.el5 correctly. Set SanityOnly.
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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