File 0043-mdadm-manpage-update-manpage-for-readonly-parameter.patch of Package mdadm.7989

From 8a70632fc2f9026e0f4895f5348cc7cd20d9fbb3 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Zhilong Liu <>
Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:36:38 +0800
Subject: [PATCH] mdadm/manpage:update manpage for readonly parameter
Git-commit: 8a70632fc2f9026e0f4895f5348cc7cd20d9fbb3
Patch-mainline: mdadm-4.0+
References: bsc#1069165, bsc#1069167, bsc#1068030

update readonly in manpage:
Currently both the readwrite and readonly are worked well,
update the readonly section.
One commit in linux/driver/md. Cleared "MD_CLOSING bit" to
Fixes: af8d8e6f0315 ("md: changes for MD_STILL_CLOSED flag")

Signed-off-by: Zhilong Liu <>
Signed-off-by: Jes Sorensen <>
Signed-off-by: Coly Li <>

--- | 5 +++--
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ b/
index 744c12b..f10a8b8 100644
--- a/
+++ b/
@@ -925,7 +925,8 @@ will not try to be so clever.
 Start the array
 .B read only
 rather than read-write as normal.  No writes will be allowed to the
-array, and no resync, recovery, or reshape will be started.
+array, and no resync, recovery, or reshape will be started. It works with
+Create, Assemble, Manage and Misc mode.
 .BR \-a ", " "\-\-auto{=yes,md,mdp,part,p}{NN}"
@@ -2232,7 +2233,7 @@ be in use.
 .B \-\-readonly
-start the array readonly \(em not supported yet.
+start the array in readonly mode.
 .HP 12
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