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Enhancement Advisory new packages: kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7, kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7

Advisory: RHEA-2011:1840-1
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2011-12-19
Last updated on: 2011-12-19
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

Details

New kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7 and kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7 packages are now available for Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

The kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7 packages provide kernel modules for controlling Broadcom
NetXtreme II BCM5771x/578xx 10/20-Gigabit Ethernet network devices.

The kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7 packages provide kernel modules for controlling Broadcom
NetXtreme II BCM570x/5771x/578xx iSCSI devices.

This update adds the following enhancements:

* The kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7 packages have been added to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
as a part of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Driver Update Program. (BZ#748356)

The kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7 packages provide temporary drivers for the following
hardware beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7:

* Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5771x/578xx 10/20-Gigabit Ethernet

* The kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7 packages have been added to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
as a part of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Driver Update Program. (BZ#746344)

The kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7 packages provide temporary drivers for the following
hardware beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7:

* Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM570x/5771x/578xx iSCSI

Only users requiring temporary driver support for the specific hardware noted
above should install these packages. Unless a system includes the exact hardware
kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7 or kmod-bnx2i-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:
bnx2-kmod-2.1.11-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: b7e387300b94dce5284aa81e1e384007
SHA-256: 730691274cfefd46494d43934b2c238e8954b310a54576c5ab6a400c9a6a94fd
bnx2i-kmod-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 73f7b3b9857d2028e40bb56bc290da4a
SHA-256: b663d6e6ae331eb582b19ab600ffe61ea295829aa400100b2b5a625517234bb8
bnx2x-kmod-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: fd64e3d122f619b928a49aee16b32cf7
SHA-256: 55054c430ff916d35416c0b8d13299639157ce84ced84b070f219037ea90cb54
cnic-kmod-2.5.7-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 1045dc3f2b20e6029a1036ecca3db73b
SHA-256: 08e940a1838e679070b1f7837f908a3b5d6d208fd1b862b080774df85fbe54ab
uio-kmod-1.0-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 301d1528160ea657888750bddd0e21bc
SHA-256: 31191c664ed17aae5b6cb4102db73769a19a12ce6b9df1e05f77bb9cb3df9f1b
 
IA-32:
kmod-bnx2-PAE-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 8cff9ee0e5522cc5b51625588320f101
SHA-256: cfaa9a49669e4e72151841611a48f766aea3cd9a30560b9be53af9427159fdc7
kmod-bnx2-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 30b603c62dadf7d72ccd9a8f6edf6034
SHA-256: ba45caa98dd21a9ad7bd283f426009a3d13ebf143fdb750132b010e1a1aa51d6
kmod-bnx2-xen-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 9e9f8095426027a29b7b8154733f3eef
SHA-256: 26e90c9eba8786b7a689886244d799eb2d3c2fd23cfdec00663962a8db557f02
kmod-bnx2i-PAE-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: b32dc7b0f13797d131ebafcfbafdf919
SHA-256: 035cadc189a8419f454dfd9cc245bbb5561fa41d6e396215c415c9f02292ca85
kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 69079da78b308730c739874b775c8f8c
SHA-256: 0770e8823b6b656e4c5adbebc71a76bb9bd5cc7e259a5c017284b34f40cfc5fa
kmod-bnx2i-xen-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: b29599bfc17e926163cf6f4b66572c5f
SHA-256: 34a1db137ce89259a2438cf0fd86079090bb32026a6dcdb5e8ec65ab12edaf9a
kmod-bnx2x-PAE-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: d01b53381fb57017ea3d1a1e7b1e73f0
SHA-256: 6030c6cc86a84fcdc7c65e283affa1aff92e6309688f06f75effbf2b14bdebcf
kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 22f5b42ad6a4584fe3f43382168c37d4
SHA-256: 3a7282d127c14025990e2cf54b17dd775e63d984369bd8e751c520f2ac677083
kmod-bnx2x-xen-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: e3bf9b3bb0a200b89703368d0d7a8efb
SHA-256: a71de679224956857b867c40bfcdbe4a5bbf67ab2f54d04c5818fb81ce93ba29
kmod-cnic-PAE-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 2fb2f4b34d999fd6a77c9f8a1ccd3713
SHA-256: 44cb660be3a773ad7b50a631729b40ec52f82d2992299ac44b0ed8a63d6f415c
kmod-cnic-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: fce6b083ff5427c5e4fde07fd7421d37
SHA-256: 927b83a1c38e4972844ba72d8e342c32af27b2217c61252b0d1bec9ac531a351
kmod-cnic-xen-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 21df131c501524bf579551721226f809
SHA-256: 7d9d7f65eb3bd56199949d59c0e3630559724b07edd81b4420127b7733c24aed
kmod-uio-PAE-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 9fffcf190b6d3d8ef32b3487ca1a5547
SHA-256: f30e62e9552b8289389d2eba71d9d4861bd7e0c69b14121aa03488f751e542c1
kmod-uio-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: d5cbf9182940839849fe55e0a1d2e6d6
SHA-256: 7f80bd2614f3ed79b7f63e541eb7924e61db5767499fa78be736b32f2111dee0
kmod-uio-xen-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 42115915c1d46000bf806e93000b5dea
SHA-256: 6789be2374a25d09172acd791821d83e930b71b42be15b1f6d1c49c119afa483
 
x86_64:
kmod-bnx2-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 66553bacbba2b4d2cea9b70e9fda4b32
SHA-256: d30d1794ff70c7bf3b8cad2c3867eefb43aa5536dfbcfe37082ab7688f95c9f8
kmod-bnx2-xen-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: fb314e0d0eaaec44207ba6b3f5f66784
SHA-256: 37fb57c9e41ea5f79baf8042d2e9df4940ceca62966f3718d6d86c25b78cae03
kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c23e22802e567293b58ed21e09b2f770
SHA-256: 27381b005b075737dedf81483158ecbd268a0a2cb204a245596530c4a111f4c0
kmod-bnx2i-xen-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 8172c045442f84eb0e28d21a35620298
SHA-256: d13b0a47e0e35142a9b877902ac817f546c79af59dabd446bab17bb39a3ce08d
kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: b5e27f6761a541c5c0f724d2f6fd1066
SHA-256: fcbdc1e7f3d6c4ffca8769422647e5b037926e3683f39ae1c574de91c73fc488
kmod-bnx2x-xen-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 5524233fa1184497005cff61e7d2be7e
SHA-256: 8b107620b79f5dc23e5eab3ebde4c2813db54bf63105276a88f0835f0f01c1d6
kmod-cnic-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 71e0335f2fe58d3cc34776a152d7f4ad
SHA-256: 925e1fa5c4d304d85ec414e22ec54c12fc06c54e7f6fed49e9ef192302ea6292
kmod-cnic-xen-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 3e90c4f75870129787161cb069f2aaec
SHA-256: 7416e0d5cf0c736d62c6f3486f1a86ea0665fbed61a47a7812a2d758059e8869
kmod-uio-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 5bd33c766ad633237d958e3a77c366b3
SHA-256: dd2d3cebcb46e09f533da9c1be47e66be38d78e5bdab107cca240801acc31086
kmod-uio-xen-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 561c50f616715833d68cdf25021a8bf3
SHA-256: babffc42688f65c13856418a7d860ea95c7e5d62ef3daad46d8dd17d42dd59d3
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
bnx2-kmod-2.1.11-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: b7e387300b94dce5284aa81e1e384007
SHA-256: 730691274cfefd46494d43934b2c238e8954b310a54576c5ab6a400c9a6a94fd
bnx2i-kmod-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 73f7b3b9857d2028e40bb56bc290da4a
SHA-256: b663d6e6ae331eb582b19ab600ffe61ea295829aa400100b2b5a625517234bb8
bnx2x-kmod-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: fd64e3d122f619b928a49aee16b32cf7
SHA-256: 55054c430ff916d35416c0b8d13299639157ce84ced84b070f219037ea90cb54
cnic-kmod-2.5.7-1.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 1045dc3f2b20e6029a1036ecca3db73b
SHA-256: 08e940a1838e679070b1f7837f908a3b5d6d208fd1b862b080774df85fbe54ab
uio-kmod-1.0-2.el5_7.src.rpm     MD5: 301d1528160ea657888750bddd0e21bc
SHA-256: 31191c664ed17aae5b6cb4102db73769a19a12ce6b9df1e05f77bb9cb3df9f1b
 
IA-32:
kmod-bnx2-PAE-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 8cff9ee0e5522cc5b51625588320f101
SHA-256: cfaa9a49669e4e72151841611a48f766aea3cd9a30560b9be53af9427159fdc7
kmod-bnx2-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 30b603c62dadf7d72ccd9a8f6edf6034
SHA-256: ba45caa98dd21a9ad7bd283f426009a3d13ebf143fdb750132b010e1a1aa51d6
kmod-bnx2-xen-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 9e9f8095426027a29b7b8154733f3eef
SHA-256: 26e90c9eba8786b7a689886244d799eb2d3c2fd23cfdec00663962a8db557f02
kmod-bnx2i-PAE-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: b32dc7b0f13797d131ebafcfbafdf919
SHA-256: 035cadc189a8419f454dfd9cc245bbb5561fa41d6e396215c415c9f02292ca85
kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 69079da78b308730c739874b775c8f8c
SHA-256: 0770e8823b6b656e4c5adbebc71a76bb9bd5cc7e259a5c017284b34f40cfc5fa
kmod-bnx2i-xen-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: b29599bfc17e926163cf6f4b66572c5f
SHA-256: 34a1db137ce89259a2438cf0fd86079090bb32026a6dcdb5e8ec65ab12edaf9a
kmod-bnx2x-PAE-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: d01b53381fb57017ea3d1a1e7b1e73f0
SHA-256: 6030c6cc86a84fcdc7c65e283affa1aff92e6309688f06f75effbf2b14bdebcf
kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 22f5b42ad6a4584fe3f43382168c37d4
SHA-256: 3a7282d127c14025990e2cf54b17dd775e63d984369bd8e751c520f2ac677083
kmod-bnx2x-xen-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: e3bf9b3bb0a200b89703368d0d7a8efb
SHA-256: a71de679224956857b867c40bfcdbe4a5bbf67ab2f54d04c5818fb81ce93ba29
kmod-cnic-PAE-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 2fb2f4b34d999fd6a77c9f8a1ccd3713
SHA-256: 44cb660be3a773ad7b50a631729b40ec52f82d2992299ac44b0ed8a63d6f415c
kmod-cnic-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: fce6b083ff5427c5e4fde07fd7421d37
SHA-256: 927b83a1c38e4972844ba72d8e342c32af27b2217c61252b0d1bec9ac531a351
kmod-cnic-xen-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 21df131c501524bf579551721226f809
SHA-256: 7d9d7f65eb3bd56199949d59c0e3630559724b07edd81b4420127b7733c24aed
kmod-uio-PAE-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 9fffcf190b6d3d8ef32b3487ca1a5547
SHA-256: f30e62e9552b8289389d2eba71d9d4861bd7e0c69b14121aa03488f751e542c1
kmod-uio-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: d5cbf9182940839849fe55e0a1d2e6d6
SHA-256: 7f80bd2614f3ed79b7f63e541eb7924e61db5767499fa78be736b32f2111dee0
kmod-uio-xen-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.i686.rpm     MD5: 42115915c1d46000bf806e93000b5dea
SHA-256: 6789be2374a25d09172acd791821d83e930b71b42be15b1f6d1c49c119afa483
 
x86_64:
kmod-bnx2-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 66553bacbba2b4d2cea9b70e9fda4b32
SHA-256: d30d1794ff70c7bf3b8cad2c3867eefb43aa5536dfbcfe37082ab7688f95c9f8
kmod-bnx2-xen-rhel5u7-2.1.11-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: fb314e0d0eaaec44207ba6b3f5f66784
SHA-256: 37fb57c9e41ea5f79baf8042d2e9df4940ceca62966f3718d6d86c25b78cae03
kmod-bnx2i-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c23e22802e567293b58ed21e09b2f770
SHA-256: 27381b005b075737dedf81483158ecbd268a0a2cb204a245596530c4a111f4c0
kmod-bnx2i-xen-rhel5u7-2.7.0.3-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 8172c045442f84eb0e28d21a35620298
SHA-256: d13b0a47e0e35142a9b877902ac817f546c79af59dabd446bab17bb39a3ce08d
kmod-bnx2x-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: b5e27f6761a541c5c0f724d2f6fd1066
SHA-256: fcbdc1e7f3d6c4ffca8769422647e5b037926e3683f39ae1c574de91c73fc488
kmod-bnx2x-xen-rhel5u7-1.70.00_0-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 5524233fa1184497005cff61e7d2be7e
SHA-256: 8b107620b79f5dc23e5eab3ebde4c2813db54bf63105276a88f0835f0f01c1d6
kmod-cnic-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 71e0335f2fe58d3cc34776a152d7f4ad
SHA-256: 925e1fa5c4d304d85ec414e22ec54c12fc06c54e7f6fed49e9ef192302ea6292
kmod-cnic-xen-rhel5u7-2.5.7-1.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 3e90c4f75870129787161cb069f2aaec
SHA-256: 7416e0d5cf0c736d62c6f3486f1a86ea0665fbed61a47a7812a2d758059e8869
kmod-uio-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 5bd33c766ad633237d958e3a77c366b3
SHA-256: dd2d3cebcb46e09f533da9c1be47e66be38d78e5bdab107cca240801acc31086
kmod-uio-xen-rhel5u7-1.0-2.el5_7.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 561c50f616715833d68cdf25021a8bf3
SHA-256: babffc42688f65c13856418a7d860ea95c7e5d62ef3daad46d8dd17d42dd59d3
 
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