Enhancement Advisory rhev-guest-tools-iso bug fix and enhancement update for RHEV 3.6.11

Advisory: RHEA-2017:1229-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2017-05-11
Last updated on: 2017-05-11
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.6

Details

Updated Windows Guest Tools packages that fix several bugs and add various
enhancements are now available.

The rhev-guest-tools-iso package contains tools and drivers that are required by
supported Windows guest operating systems when installed as guests on Red Hat
Enterprise Virtualization.

This update includes updates to VirtIO-Win drivers, Spice QXL driver as well as
Qemu Guest Agent.


Solution

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

For details on how to apply this update, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/2974891

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.6

SRPMS:
rhev-guest-tools-iso-3.6-7.el6ev.src.rpm     MD5: 2bcd11936ec131abf281e80070ab98ff
SHA-256: 1aa5ef8631d90d4690e870de830d3c94d52fc8806b0c9ed79b3bd21fc42c8d05
 
x86_64:
rhev-guest-tools-iso-3.6-7.el6ev.noarch.rpm     MD5: 0de33ab86f93326f314b535bc13409f7
SHA-256: 07ef18dab3ed289df03870a905bcae8dcf250e79977f0409445eb975edebff80
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1405965 - [z-stream clone - 3.6.11] Update Guest Tools consuming the latest virtio-win drivers fixing platform bug 1219841 for RHEL 7.3



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