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Bug Fix Advisory spice-server bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHBA-2011:1634-2
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-12-06
Last updated on: 2011-12-06
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Details

An updated spice-server package that fixes multiple bugs and adds various
enhancements is now available Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The Simple Protocol for Independent Computing Environments (SPICE) is a remote
display protocol for virtual environments. SPICE users can access a virtualized
desktop or server from the local system or any system with network access to the
server. SPICE is used in Red Hat Enterprise Linux for viewing virtualized guests
running on the KVM hypervisor or on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
Hypervisors.

The spice-server package has been rebased to upstream version 0.8.2, which fixes
multiple bugs and adds multiple enhancements. (BZ#723676)

All users requiring spice-server are advised to upgrade to this updated package,
which fixes these bug and adds these enhancements.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata relevant
to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red
Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/kb/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6)

SRPMS:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: edc126bbe66b94f06fc29e14f19076a5
SHA-256: 3acd0bee64f908fe559aa3a4adfcbaec282cef04fc7d2460775d77cecb700a7c
 
x86_64:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: a37e7a984629e8ef66e5978f64dd2b25
SHA-256: 3e6e00a5b01af0958ce5eb99c1dd5b3aa072a1679d867175bcff2e215c7927c9
spice-server-debuginfo-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 3b4cbf80b34ea23e5e2d4607c6452231
SHA-256: 5686a1ccf96fa09727af33152f6a4e3b04a06020eafc5baa18c7718ba1cfef16
spice-server-devel-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 1174db60dd8c57ccebd1f305992294b6
SHA-256: a54818818972732554347082d7196e99add1e6e0328634a3dc3e357470f89262
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6)

SRPMS:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: edc126bbe66b94f06fc29e14f19076a5
SHA-256: 3acd0bee64f908fe559aa3a4adfcbaec282cef04fc7d2460775d77cecb700a7c
 
x86_64:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: a37e7a984629e8ef66e5978f64dd2b25
SHA-256: 3e6e00a5b01af0958ce5eb99c1dd5b3aa072a1679d867175bcff2e215c7927c9
spice-server-debuginfo-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 3b4cbf80b34ea23e5e2d4607c6452231
SHA-256: 5686a1ccf96fa09727af33152f6a4e3b04a06020eafc5baa18c7718ba1cfef16
spice-server-devel-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 1174db60dd8c57ccebd1f305992294b6
SHA-256: a54818818972732554347082d7196e99add1e6e0328634a3dc3e357470f89262
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6)

SRPMS:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: edc126bbe66b94f06fc29e14f19076a5
SHA-256: 3acd0bee64f908fe559aa3a4adfcbaec282cef04fc7d2460775d77cecb700a7c
 
x86_64:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: a37e7a984629e8ef66e5978f64dd2b25
SHA-256: 3e6e00a5b01af0958ce5eb99c1dd5b3aa072a1679d867175bcff2e215c7927c9
spice-server-debuginfo-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 3b4cbf80b34ea23e5e2d4607c6452231
SHA-256: 5686a1ccf96fa09727af33152f6a4e3b04a06020eafc5baa18c7718ba1cfef16
spice-server-devel-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 1174db60dd8c57ccebd1f305992294b6
SHA-256: a54818818972732554347082d7196e99add1e6e0328634a3dc3e357470f89262
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

SRPMS:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: edc126bbe66b94f06fc29e14f19076a5
SHA-256: 3acd0bee64f908fe559aa3a4adfcbaec282cef04fc7d2460775d77cecb700a7c
 
x86_64:
spice-server-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: a37e7a984629e8ef66e5978f64dd2b25
SHA-256: 3e6e00a5b01af0958ce5eb99c1dd5b3aa072a1679d867175bcff2e215c7927c9
spice-server-debuginfo-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 3b4cbf80b34ea23e5e2d4607c6452231
SHA-256: 5686a1ccf96fa09727af33152f6a4e3b04a06020eafc5baa18c7718ba1cfef16
spice-server-devel-0.8.2-5.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1819
    MD5: 1174db60dd8c57ccebd1f305992294b6
SHA-256: a54818818972732554347082d7196e99add1e6e0328634a3dc3e357470f89262
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

693638 - RFE: add the ability to filter agent messages, to disable copy and paste from the server
707119 - spice-server.spec: remove Obsolete lines
710200 - spice-server: pick up some fixes from upstream 0.8.1 -- mainly server/vdagent related
713474 - spice server crash on ring_remove ASSERT(item->next != NULL && item->prev != NULL)
718713 - VM (spice-server) crash during migration (at destination)
723676 - spice-server: update to upstream spice 0.8.2
726973 - spice-server: regression: wrong resolution set for tablet
738266 - spice-server: semi-seamless migration support
746950 - spice-server: channel_event deadlock on reset + timeout



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