md_monitor - MD device monitor

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.2
Repository openSUSE Update Oss all
Package name md_monitor
Package version 6.3
Package release 5.3.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 95.13 KB
Download size 40.56 KB
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The md_monitor daemon monitors the component devices of each MD array
for I/O issues. It will update the monitored MD arrays on each status
change, setting devices to 'faulty' or re-integrate working devices.
Hannes Reinecke <>


Package Version Architecture Repository
md_monitor-6.2-4.1.x86_64.rpm 6.2 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
md_monitor - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash - - - - - - - - - - -
mdadm -


Name Value
md_monitor = 6.3-5.3.1
md_monitor(x86-64) = 6.3-5.3.1


Type URL
Binary Package md_monitor-6.3-5.3.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package md_monitor-6.3-5.3.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install md_monitor rpm package:

# zypper install md_monitor




2017-04-12 -
- Update to version 6.3:
* Work around dirty bitmap issue (bsc#951211)
* Work around changed output in mdadm (bsc#954769)
* Cleanup
* Ignore EBUSY returns from mdadm --fail (bsc#955975)
* monitor_testcase_functions: extend wait_for_monitor timeout
* Further updates for zFCP tests
* Handle empty device-mapper UUIDs
* Compare the device name length fo the testing devices (bsc#959718)
* monitor_testcase_functions: Add 'mdadm --wait-clean' (bsc#951211)
* Fixup return value from reset_md() (bsc#1013061)
* Fixup testcases for older installations
* Fixup uninitialized return value (bsc#1033734)
- Use osc _service to retrieve package tarball
2015-11-05 -
- Update to version 6.0:
* Include zFCP support (FATE#319070)
* Update scripts for zFCP
- Update to version 6.1:
* Set 'timeout' DASD attribute correctly on newer kernels
- Update to version 6.2:
* Include scripts to setup root on MD
* Set 'failfast' attribute correctly on newer kernels
* Call 'mdadm --wait' when shutdown array (bsc#951211)
* Include workaround for bsc#953510
* Open device nodes read-only (bsc#937340)
* Use curl instead of wget
* Fix I/O timeout handling to work with newer kernel
* Include workaround for bug#937340
2015-09-17 -
- Set 'timeout' DASD attribute for recent kernels (bsc#943270)
- Fixup typo
2015-08-28 -
- Update to version 5.1
* Fixup locking in dasd_monitor_thread (bnc#839559)
* Fixup uninitialized variable
* Close cli socket on error
* Terminate string when reading from sysfs
* Use MD in name in lookup_md_alias (bnc#876830)
- Update to version 5.2
* Fixes from coverity
- Update to version 5.3
* Skip devices not in state 'online' (bnc#920563)
* Open MD device nodes read-only
* Skip uninitialized devices during scanning
* Fixup testcases for SLE12
- Update to version 6.0 to add zFCP support (FATE#319070)
* Split off DASD support routines in separate file
* Rework MD detection logic
* Support multipath devices
* Update some testcases for zFCP
2014-01-24 -
- Branched off from the mdadm package, version 5.0 (FATE#316685)

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