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Enhancement Advisory new packages: kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7

Advisory: RHEA-2011:1500-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-11-29
Last updated on: 2011-11-29
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

Details

New kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7 packages are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5.

The kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7 packages provide kernel modules for controlling Intel 10
Gigabit PCI Express network devices.

This enhancement update adds the kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7 packages to Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5 as a part of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Driver Update
Program. (BZ#746902)

The kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7 packages provide temporary drivers for the following
hardware beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7:

* Intel Ethernet Server Adapter X520 series

Only users requiring temporary driver support for the specific hardware noted
above should install these packages. Unless a system includes the exact hardware
the kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7 packages explicitly support, these packages must not be
installed.


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 (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
ixgbe-kmod-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: ad3347daca23cadf0c86d3ae99df56aa
SHA-256: 0f210839f9487a4d5b9017a35f6ad9a9683d2da3df71b877947e0cb3a15a183f
 
IA-32:
kmod-ixgbe-PAE-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 1b7ab9b186c7231a7fce3e3a8c1f27fd
SHA-256: f8170f609ccf451df357caf712dda8965262e48ce98388774165a02e2aa8ac51
kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 93da56baeac43064129082b55b376c1b
SHA-256: f8019129c5a67559b194de7d22cb30ca6fc247fbb46ccbc2b82e4b2aac833b70
kmod-ixgbe-xen-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: a69d96b40c3ade1f10413d018c283779
SHA-256: 2fc7f203441b543ee6065e97ccfef349592a0879864130ef882d198bfe30a725
 
x86_64:
kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 0672a503aa8d3c3f3f13298e27c773d0
SHA-256: c7aa98b78d82c243cacea8fb49dbd1dda3557cef3b7d481512e821692d112e44
kmod-ixgbe-xen-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 1c001f001fc3c2ee419345fabcb30b21
SHA-256: 4e581fa574889cfa9e2537cefb35facec330363aa443fa18f1c8990de35aa0a6
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
ixgbe-kmod-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: ad3347daca23cadf0c86d3ae99df56aa
SHA-256: 0f210839f9487a4d5b9017a35f6ad9a9683d2da3df71b877947e0cb3a15a183f
 
IA-32:
kmod-ixgbe-PAE-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 1b7ab9b186c7231a7fce3e3a8c1f27fd
SHA-256: f8170f609ccf451df357caf712dda8965262e48ce98388774165a02e2aa8ac51
kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 93da56baeac43064129082b55b376c1b
SHA-256: f8019129c5a67559b194de7d22cb30ca6fc247fbb46ccbc2b82e4b2aac833b70
kmod-ixgbe-xen-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: a69d96b40c3ade1f10413d018c283779
SHA-256: 2fc7f203441b543ee6065e97ccfef349592a0879864130ef882d198bfe30a725
 
x86_64:
kmod-ixgbe-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 0672a503aa8d3c3f3f13298e27c773d0
SHA-256: c7aa98b78d82c243cacea8fb49dbd1dda3557cef3b7d481512e821692d112e44
kmod-ixgbe-xen-rhel5u7-3.4.8_k-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 1c001f001fc3c2ee419345fabcb30b21
SHA-256: 4e581fa574889cfa9e2537cefb35facec330363aa443fa18f1c8990de35aa0a6
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)


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