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Enhancement Advisory new packages: kmod-bnx2x, kmod-bnx2, kmod-bnx2i

Advisory: RHEA-2012:1553-2
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2012-12-10
Last updated on: 2012-12-11
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

Details

New kmod-bnx2x, kmod-bnx2, and kmod-bnx2i packages are now available for Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5.

[Updated 11 December 2012]
This advisory has been updated with a corrected listing of hardware each driver
supports. This update does not change the packages in any way.

The kmod-bnx2x packages provide temporary drivers for the following hardware
beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8:

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

The kmod-bnx2 packages provide temporary drivers for the following hardware
beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8:

Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM57xx Gigabit Ethernet

The kmod-bnx2i packages provide temporary drivers for the following hardware
beyond what was delivered in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8:

Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM570x/5771x/578xx iSCSI

This enhancement update adds the kmod-bnx2x, kmod-bnx2, and kmod-bnx2i packages
to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 as part of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Driver
Update Program (DUP). (BZ#876949, BZ#876960, BZ#878791)

Only users requiring temporary driver support for the specific hardware noted
above should install these packages. Unless a system includes the exact hardware
supported by kmod-bnx2x, kmod-bnx2, or kmod-bnx2i, 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:
bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: 6eff516905fe4c097d480486e099f11e
SHA-256: 9902d637264919a2b71352100d023e53b8d3fa6de7e0c2dfdc1d718c346488b5
bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: 1089d3ef3e3cd67f3f7da9fc56290917
SHA-256: 029c5a4e192a58c9bc462328513106a285eacffcb5d7d06f2ff688f745c2b5c4
bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: b9fc25860726db95faeaf0e32d2e453a
SHA-256: 93ef1a774059b72ec47b2d455a8681babed0f1d4e375c60bbc61c823653366b5
cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: bd5bac26e0c30a598551de2b5406b7b2
SHA-256: cc90f1e7f956dc177da752301b1023e6a1d95290d4a609e30efc89df512aee36
 
IA-32:
bnx2-debuginfo-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 13eaf55c32c1b6f76314408baf996153
SHA-256: 2f567ffba305bade2f1a23e2ce8ee416fe7220f672e45ddc8b7a7f6f488cdda2
bnx2i-debuginfo-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: cf36e9b6e72953248d50a069e457fa6e
SHA-256: ffa4c186d7a16e4f00f4caaf2684a41a6c42171bf34fd1d6377ee8895b39f3d1
bnx2x-debuginfo-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 8179a57048894177a52fb5dfd6dc9182
SHA-256: f5addda753c532054c813e5d82fe6faa0cc35908a1bc0047c3af1e53ba6333eb
cnic-debuginfo-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 6899d18a4ec11d9bdb4b7f3fc8afcaf5
SHA-256: f26d282c2ec0dc2607234025a0898f8d8b7d4598a02b1d61e17a5e1d0d895d47
kmod-bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 98639a74ac4af756b1fb46b97479ef58
SHA-256: 6cac784eeac629414ff77c2ad83d0bad977378a19f8f45eef8296e43651b02bf
kmod-bnx2-PAE-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: a2cfe584fb98ccdae863787b892b6fbd
SHA-256: c474d3fe6beb7e48e999d40434eb07941156468405123e8152c2ad423c917d6c
kmod-bnx2-xen-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 9b6353a10aa09142c36c5de002f1b92b
SHA-256: f8d3e5e7603ad9f8c55b5fa6870ab5a688b659798103aa2aa60b7392504922bb
kmod-bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 892ee399ad1376e735f9c07b8f7343fa
SHA-256: 94ebbfa3788e45dbb2928808eed33001022c38a39dad275dee24135ae6e6560b
kmod-bnx2i-PAE-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 225fa23df45adef4892ac6159a977fe7
SHA-256: fc511bbeceaaaac5ce1341ec120d7bc4a2735e59b9793a12a48d5235c9adf0bc
kmod-bnx2i-xen-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: a6e64fbc5d0fd8fa2262ca05edda9245
SHA-256: 280021fb7aa1246dba247e829db3b8ae96fdc38e8953c5ad3cae6b3ea34c09b0
kmod-bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: d2b5332d5b044727b4a90f22d80419fe
SHA-256: 0214e348514baf80f5b68ba3914cb5552eca61caa51717a7f8567a124066fb29
kmod-bnx2x-PAE-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 5304beb21ccc5bbce46469c53ab45db0
SHA-256: 8cc68d0f76f53687877ff9573eda8c92d08e30c350db50b5b561ba6ae5f002cf
kmod-bnx2x-xen-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 6b0bcf215b8468e08aadfe4ebeefaa4d
SHA-256: 87f6481e821efbf768440cec33f0d03f507eac389b2eedcc0358030b5a8da4d8
kmod-cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: ff6c7ce59452c10d681f8d3dc339b75b
SHA-256: 04a74a044da7677c049e76503aef5aec64e296eb86eb1001135cf6a0e4445e89
kmod-cnic-PAE-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 812c016cdcabb038e6ee7fa0f46c741d
SHA-256: 0721b20ffd5e6b4bd2d4ea0066a1e1d1d957f25caffbf4eeeb8b418450ec27c9
kmod-cnic-xen-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 4d7d9ec6abfd1c9dcbeb295880bd11ec
SHA-256: 1235de13e9591f5223912973276a285279fb8ee2e83da3255e8e2f29d31faa24
 
x86_64:
bnx2-debuginfo-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 511bfca9cfc79311eeb06b773b716e72
SHA-256: 58e9ca2c7d9d8bae8d0998249b3f8b44620398bd09a02d913394793d55eb042e
bnx2i-debuginfo-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 70ecec7ce9568f5705cc0d545f30b5f6
SHA-256: 446cfb52b0486933eb525cf7970d6efaeaf55585fe343ee809e53828d3c8b0c1
bnx2x-debuginfo-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 784d6f1e86ea80e302d00684a2a385bf
SHA-256: c1a4b82648a15359bdfbf4f8c6dee488917d8fdede9cc1dfec0ef733ab44c02b
cnic-debuginfo-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 74de82180df91ddf9e13e8d71d19ae51
SHA-256: 5a034ad77b771ce4957241de3d1d33ca31eb0fdb7ac21cce201c0de52f702b44
kmod-bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f93b993f8798e310d684f7355f20e09f
SHA-256: 4af1070aa5e7e10efe240d3f0ab596022f56596f06f77cea53941ccec86201d0
kmod-bnx2-xen-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 113046805f96073d14d7d5390fb5b6e2
SHA-256: 4c76881ecc81bf43e1eb4633c3b86cf4e05731d9c169bff55f8cf68d472377f1
kmod-bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c172aeb4ce75b77f1213866a82e63b39
SHA-256: 61e03123694e27f0e59f103fcb380921effbed6db1c0b9cd82a7e468c54cc967
kmod-bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 9b24b62b511a6667826d3a9139442032
SHA-256: d938d90c7074e9c59d931495a4a43dbf9e6d9534785140e0ae37adbca5e4d32d
kmod-bnx2x-xen-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: a50cd48781fd1357ac7a00ab0d69dec6
SHA-256: 0f54af08c98ff8c362776f81a01626309b9487da63a99c172cfc383e99845348
kmod-cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c64aef86b8b62d7df84c192ff3c78be4
SHA-256: 9fbc325f4df88294bc68da2b5f405e4fbce57f4ba509e9916e93e11839607a9b
kmod-cnic-xen-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 40ed6fd3541d52fb3f57432613c305a6
SHA-256: e284b2cc509ba568b6ea9fc18d31d0def3e516541b2308c2878d7a7af09563c6
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client)

SRPMS:
bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: 6eff516905fe4c097d480486e099f11e
SHA-256: 9902d637264919a2b71352100d023e53b8d3fa6de7e0c2dfdc1d718c346488b5
bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: 1089d3ef3e3cd67f3f7da9fc56290917
SHA-256: 029c5a4e192a58c9bc462328513106a285eacffcb5d7d06f2ff688f745c2b5c4
bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: b9fc25860726db95faeaf0e32d2e453a
SHA-256: 93ef1a774059b72ec47b2d455a8681babed0f1d4e375c60bbc61c823653366b5
cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.src.rpm     MD5: bd5bac26e0c30a598551de2b5406b7b2
SHA-256: cc90f1e7f956dc177da752301b1023e6a1d95290d4a609e30efc89df512aee36
 
IA-32:
bnx2-debuginfo-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 13eaf55c32c1b6f76314408baf996153
SHA-256: 2f567ffba305bade2f1a23e2ce8ee416fe7220f672e45ddc8b7a7f6f488cdda2
bnx2i-debuginfo-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: cf36e9b6e72953248d50a069e457fa6e
SHA-256: ffa4c186d7a16e4f00f4caaf2684a41a6c42171bf34fd1d6377ee8895b39f3d1
bnx2x-debuginfo-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 8179a57048894177a52fb5dfd6dc9182
SHA-256: f5addda753c532054c813e5d82fe6faa0cc35908a1bc0047c3af1e53ba6333eb
cnic-debuginfo-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 6899d18a4ec11d9bdb4b7f3fc8afcaf5
SHA-256: f26d282c2ec0dc2607234025a0898f8d8b7d4598a02b1d61e17a5e1d0d895d47
kmod-bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 98639a74ac4af756b1fb46b97479ef58
SHA-256: 6cac784eeac629414ff77c2ad83d0bad977378a19f8f45eef8296e43651b02bf
kmod-bnx2-PAE-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: a2cfe584fb98ccdae863787b892b6fbd
SHA-256: c474d3fe6beb7e48e999d40434eb07941156468405123e8152c2ad423c917d6c
kmod-bnx2-xen-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 9b6353a10aa09142c36c5de002f1b92b
SHA-256: f8d3e5e7603ad9f8c55b5fa6870ab5a688b659798103aa2aa60b7392504922bb
kmod-bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 892ee399ad1376e735f9c07b8f7343fa
SHA-256: 94ebbfa3788e45dbb2928808eed33001022c38a39dad275dee24135ae6e6560b
kmod-bnx2i-PAE-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 225fa23df45adef4892ac6159a977fe7
SHA-256: fc511bbeceaaaac5ce1341ec120d7bc4a2735e59b9793a12a48d5235c9adf0bc
kmod-bnx2i-xen-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: a6e64fbc5d0fd8fa2262ca05edda9245
SHA-256: 280021fb7aa1246dba247e829db3b8ae96fdc38e8953c5ad3cae6b3ea34c09b0
kmod-bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: d2b5332d5b044727b4a90f22d80419fe
SHA-256: 0214e348514baf80f5b68ba3914cb5552eca61caa51717a7f8567a124066fb29
kmod-bnx2x-PAE-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 5304beb21ccc5bbce46469c53ab45db0
SHA-256: 8cc68d0f76f53687877ff9573eda8c92d08e30c350db50b5b561ba6ae5f002cf
kmod-bnx2x-xen-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 6b0bcf215b8468e08aadfe4ebeefaa4d
SHA-256: 87f6481e821efbf768440cec33f0d03f507eac389b2eedcc0358030b5a8da4d8
kmod-cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: ff6c7ce59452c10d681f8d3dc339b75b
SHA-256: 04a74a044da7677c049e76503aef5aec64e296eb86eb1001135cf6a0e4445e89
kmod-cnic-PAE-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 812c016cdcabb038e6ee7fa0f46c741d
SHA-256: 0721b20ffd5e6b4bd2d4ea0066a1e1d1d957f25caffbf4eeeb8b418450ec27c9
kmod-cnic-xen-2.5.12-1.el5_8.i686.rpm     MD5: 4d7d9ec6abfd1c9dcbeb295880bd11ec
SHA-256: 1235de13e9591f5223912973276a285279fb8ee2e83da3255e8e2f29d31faa24
 
x86_64:
bnx2-debuginfo-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 511bfca9cfc79311eeb06b773b716e72
SHA-256: 58e9ca2c7d9d8bae8d0998249b3f8b44620398bd09a02d913394793d55eb042e
bnx2i-debuginfo-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 70ecec7ce9568f5705cc0d545f30b5f6
SHA-256: 446cfb52b0486933eb525cf7970d6efaeaf55585fe343ee809e53828d3c8b0c1
bnx2x-debuginfo-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 784d6f1e86ea80e302d00684a2a385bf
SHA-256: c1a4b82648a15359bdfbf4f8c6dee488917d8fdede9cc1dfec0ef733ab44c02b
cnic-debuginfo-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 74de82180df91ddf9e13e8d71d19ae51
SHA-256: 5a034ad77b771ce4957241de3d1d33ca31eb0fdb7ac21cce201c0de52f702b44
kmod-bnx2-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: f93b993f8798e310d684f7355f20e09f
SHA-256: 4af1070aa5e7e10efe240d3f0ab596022f56596f06f77cea53941ccec86201d0
kmod-bnx2-xen-2.1.11.346-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 113046805f96073d14d7d5390fb5b6e2
SHA-256: 4c76881ecc81bf43e1eb4633c3b86cf4e05731d9c169bff55f8cf68d472377f1
kmod-bnx2i-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c172aeb4ce75b77f1213866a82e63b39
SHA-256: 61e03123694e27f0e59f103fcb380921effbed6db1c0b9cd82a7e468c54cc967
kmod-bnx2i-xen-2.7.2.2-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 984e7e680952a1419929f50ffcf08209
SHA-256: 785f6b3a15996d381c86a5806defe4f1e03ddb418fb66f0359cbaee24ac38a4c
kmod-bnx2x-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 9b24b62b511a6667826d3a9139442032
SHA-256: d938d90c7074e9c59d931495a4a43dbf9e6d9534785140e0ae37adbca5e4d32d
kmod-bnx2x-xen-1.72.51_0-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: a50cd48781fd1357ac7a00ab0d69dec6
SHA-256: 0f54af08c98ff8c362776f81a01626309b9487da63a99c172cfc383e99845348
kmod-cnic-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: c64aef86b8b62d7df84c192ff3c78be4
SHA-256: 9fbc325f4df88294bc68da2b5f405e4fbce57f4ba509e9916e93e11839607a9b
kmod-cnic-xen-2.5.12-1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm     MD5: 40ed6fd3541d52fb3f57432613c305a6
SHA-256: e284b2cc509ba568b6ea9fc18d31d0def3e516541b2308c2878d7a7af09563c6
 
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