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Package name lvm2
Date March 15th, 2005
Advisory ID MDKA-2005:014-1
Affected versions 10.0, CS3.0
Synopsis Updated lvm2 packages fix symlink recursion problem

Problem Description

A bug in the lvm2 packages caused it to recurse symlinked directories
indefinitely which caused lvm commands to be really slow or timeout. A
patch has been applied to correct this problem.


The previous update was mistakenly built for 10.1 rather than 10.0 and
Corporate 3.0 as it should have been. This update provides the correct

Updated Packages

Mandrakelinux 10.0

 a77dad527603c9fd1986f969f27f36c9  10.0/RPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
dcba6274443c201cea23b44f0bb4fcec  10.0/SRPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64

 60660319519b190e70df090532918a0c  amd64/10.0/RPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
dcba6274443c201cea23b44f0bb4fcec  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Corporate Server 3.0

 9b3f065d7fe7509e8f2b43d18718d2ce  corporate/3.0/RPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
b8f4ae2c8238aa61b9fef5641b306a91  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

Corporate Server 3.0/X86_64

 c07c42d0dfc9a024475166021c03d405  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
b8f4ae2c8238aa61b9fef5641b306a91  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/lvm2-2.00.08-8.1.C30mdk.src.rpm


To upgrade automatically, use MandrivaUpdate.


Please verify the update prior to upgrading to ensure the integrity of the downloaded package. You can do this with the command :

                rpm --checksig package.rpm

You can get the GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team to verify the GPG signature of each RPM.

If you use MandrivaUpdate, the verification of md5 checksum and GPG signature is performed automatically for you.