Updated OpenStack Block Storage packages that resolve various issuesare now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5.0(Icehouse) for RHEL 7.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform provides the facilitiesfor building a private or public infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS)cloud running on commonly available physical hardware. This advisoryincludes packages for:* OpenStack Block Storage serviceOpenStack Block Storage (cinder) manages block storage mounting andthe presentation of such mounted block storage to instances. Theback-end physical storage can consist of local disks, Fiber Channel,iSCSI, and/or NFS mounts attached to Compute nodes. In addition, BlockStorage supports volume backups, and snapshots for temporary save andrestore operations. Programmatic management is available through theBlock Storage service’s API.This update addresses the following issue:* Previously, deleting a LVM snapshot or volume in Block Storage (cinder) couldfail due an internal exception when processing byte strings.As a result, certain LVM snapshots or volumes could not be deleted in somecases.This update resolves this issue by catching a spurious exception. As a result,these LVM snapshots and volumes can now be successfully deleted. (BZ#1154534)
Before applying this update, ensure all previously released erratarelevant to your system have been applied.Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5 for RHEL 7 runs on RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.0.The Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5 for RHEL 7 ReleaseNotes contain the following:* An explanation of the way in which the provided components interactto form a working cloud computing environment.* Technology Previews, Recommended Practices, and Known Issues.* The channels required for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform5 for RHEL 7, including which channels need to be enabled and disabled.The Release Notes are available at:https://access.redhat.com/site/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux_OpenStack_Platform/5/html/Release_Notes/index.htmlThis update is available through the Red Hat Network. Details onhow to use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available athttps://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258
1154534 – LVM – Unable to delete snapshots and volumes due to UnicodeDecodeError
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