Bug 756336 - Migration to RAID5 is sometimes not possible (memory leak)
Summary: Migration to RAID5 is sometimes not possible (memory leak)
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mdadm
Version: 15
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jes Sorensen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: 755005
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-11-23 10:34 UTC by Jes Sorensen
Modified: 2011-12-14 23:36 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc15
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of: 755005
Last Closed: 2011-12-14 23:36:57 UTC
Type: ---

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Description Jes Sorensen 2011-11-23 10:34:12 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #755005 +++

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

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2011-11-23 10:49:12 UTC
mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2011-11-23 23:30:10 UTC
Package mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc15:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 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.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-12-14 23:36:57 UTC
mdadm-3.2.2-15.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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