Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 755005
Migration to RAID5 is sometimes not possible (memory leak)
Last modified: 2011-12-14 18:37:56 EST
Migration from Non-RAID system to RAID5 may sometimes be not possible. There is
a memory leak in mdadm which may stop the migration process. This occurs
especially when large disks are used.
There is a fix:
Originally reported by Maciej Patelczyk
mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
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mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.