gms-rhel6_x86_64-Patch-6.0.5.200

 Basic information
Release type: Patch
Release date: 2018-10-17
OS update support: None
Technote: None
Documentation: None
Popularity: 153 viewed    10 downloaded
Download size: 76.72 KB
Checksum: 1786941760

 Applies to one or more of the following products:
VirtualStore 6.0.1 On RHEL6 x86-64
Storage Foundation Cluster File System 6.0.1 On RHEL6 x86-64
Storage Foundation for Oracle RAC 6.0.1 On RHEL6 x86-64

 Obsolete patches, incompatibilities, superseded patches, or other requirements:
None.

 Fixes the following incidents:
3952376, 3957182

 Patch ID:
VRTSgms-6.0.500.200-RHEL6

Readme file
                          * * * READ ME * * *
           * * * Veritas Group Messaging Services 6.0.5 * * *
                      * * * Patch 6.0.5.200 * * *
                         Patch Date: 2018-09-11


This document provides the following information:

   * PATCH NAME
   * OPERATING SYSTEMS SUPPORTED BY THE PATCH
   * PACKAGES AFFECTED BY THE PATCH
   * BASE PRODUCT VERSIONS FOR THE PATCH
   * SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * INSTALLATION PRE-REQUISITES
   * INSTALLING THE PATCH
   * REMOVING THE PATCH


PATCH NAME
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Veritas Group Messaging Services 6.0.5 Patch 6.0.5.200


OPERATING SYSTEMS SUPPORTED BY THE PATCH
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RHEL6 x86-64


PACKAGES AFFECTED BY THE PATCH
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VRTSgms


BASE PRODUCT VERSIONS FOR THE PATCH
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   * Symantec VirtualStore 6.0.1
   * Veritas Storage Foundation Cluster File System HA 6.0.1
   * Veritas Storage Foundation for Oracle RAC 6.0.1


SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
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Patch ID: 6.0.500.200
* 3957182 (3957857) GMS support for RHEL6.10.
Patch ID: 6.0.500.100
* 3952376 (3952375) GMS support for RHEL6.x retpoline kernels


DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
---------------------------------------
This patch fixes the following incidents:

Patch ID: 6.0.500.200

* 3957182 (Tracking ID: 3957857)

SYMPTOM:
GMS support for RHEL6.10.

DESCRIPTION:
Since RHEL6.10 is new release and it has retpoline kernel therefore adding GMS support for it.

RESOLUTION:
Added GMS support for RHEL6.10.

Patch ID: 6.0.500.100

* 3952376 (Tracking ID: 3952375)

SYMPTOM:
GMS support for RHEL6.x retpoline kernels

DESCRIPTION:
Redhat released retpoline kernel for older RHEL6.x releases. The 
GMS module should recompile with retpoline aware GCC to support retpoline 
kernel.

RESOLUTION:
Compiled GMS with retpoline GCC.



INSTALLING THE PATCH
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Run the Installer script to automatically install the patch:
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Please be noted that the installation of this P-Patch will cause downtime.

To install the patch perform the following steps on at least one node in the cluster:
1. Copy the patch gms-rhel6_x86_64-Patch-6.0.5.200.tar.gz to /tmp
2. Untar gms-rhel6_x86_64-Patch-6.0.5.200.tar.gz to /tmp/hf
    # mkdir /tmp/hf
    # cd /tmp/hf
    # gunzip /tmp/gms-rhel6_x86_64-Patch-6.0.5.200.tar.gz
    # tar xf /tmp/gms-rhel6_x86_64-Patch-6.0.5.200.tar
3. Install the hotfix(Please be noted that the installation of this P-Patch will cause downtime.)
    # pwd 
    /tmp/hf
    # ./installGMS605P2 [<host1> <host2>...]

You can also install this patch together with 6.0.1 GA release and 6.0.5 Patch release
    # ./installGMS605P2 -base_path [<601 path>] -mr_path [<605 path>] [<host1> <host2>...]
where the -mr_path should point to the 6.0.5 image directory, while -base_path to the 6.0.1 image.

Install the patch manually:
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#rpm -Uvh VRTSgms-6.0.500.200-RHEL6.x86_64.rpm


REMOVING THE PATCH
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#rpm -e VRTSgms-6.0.500.200-RHEL6.x86_64


SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS
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NONE


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