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Bug Fix Advisory xen bug fix update

Advisory: RHBA-2008:0279-3
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2008-05-21
Last updated on: 2008-05-21
Affected Products: RHEL Desktop Multi OS (v. 5 client)
RHEL Virtualization (v. 5 server)
RHEL Virtualization EUS (v. 5.2.z server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.2.z server)

Details

Updated xen packages that fix a bug are now available.

The xen packages contain tools for managing the virtual machine monitor
in Red Hat Enterprise Linux Virtualization.

A patch that validated disk sharing caused a race condition when booting
guests that have multiple disks. This prevented guests with multiple disks
from booting successfully.

Users of xen are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
resolve this issue.


Solution

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

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use
the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_58_10188

Updated packages

RHEL Desktop Multi OS (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 663593100c279ca91b07fb38f460fd4f
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
 
x86_64:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d73bb8a689c1fbd04108dfd7cd5b98d0
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: e73a32a2cbe88c119534ce27fba4d64c
 
RHEL Virtualization (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 663593100c279ca91b07fb38f460fd4f
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
 
IA-64:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 366892ae076d4a6ff9d14adc32e369cc
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: fe6030589c63e0631559f4cebec64cf8
 
x86_64:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d73bb8a689c1fbd04108dfd7cd5b98d0
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: e73a32a2cbe88c119534ce27fba4d64c
 
RHEL Virtualization EUS (v. 5.2.z server)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 663593100c279ca91b07fb38f460fd4f
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
 
IA-64:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 366892ae076d4a6ff9d14adc32e369cc
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: fe6030589c63e0631559f4cebec64cf8
 
x86_64:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: d73bb8a689c1fbd04108dfd7cd5b98d0
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: d4759cbfced70f839e17331dce4a9640
xen-devel-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: e73a32a2cbe88c119534ce27fba4d64c
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
 
IA-64:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: a21faccc16e4dcd096c4ba77925c8270
 
x86_64:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 00d5b8ed27925740f1d6a27b24537f6b
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
 
x86_64:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:0846
    MD5: 00d5b8ed27925740f1d6a27b24537f6b
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.2.z server)

SRPMS:
xen-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 3b8cb65c9de9a490482015c17060890d
 
IA-32:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
 
IA-64:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: a21faccc16e4dcd096c4ba77925c8270
 
x86_64:
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 94f8471e0ec1779ea480aba25d169930
xen-libs-3.0.3-64.el5_2.1.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2009:0003
    MD5: 00d5b8ed27925740f1d6a27b24537f6b
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

445789 - Unable to create a PV guest with > 3 disks



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