Enhancement Advisory libibverbs-rocee and libmlx4-rocee bug fix and enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2013:1740-2
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2013-11-20
Last updated on: 2013-11-22
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Performance Network (v. 6)

Details

Updated libibverbs-rocee and libmlx4-rocee packages that fix several bugs and
add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux includes a collection of InfiniBand and iWARP
utilities, libraries, and development packages for writing applications that use
Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) technology.

The libibverbs-rocee packages have been upgraded to upstream version 1.1.7 and
the libxml-rocee packages to upstream version 1.0.5, which provides a number of
bug fixes and enhancements over the previous versions and keeps the HPN channel
synchronized with the base Red Hat Enterprise Linux channel, where the sister
versions of these packages (libibverbs and libmlx4) were also updated to the
latest upstream release.

All users of Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) technology are advised to
upgrade to these updated packages, which fix these bugs and add these
enhancements.


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/site/articles/11258

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Performance Network (v. 6)

SRPMS:
libibverbs-rocee-1.1.7-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 381da8dfce48fa802821d201184b354f
SHA-256: c948d85fcc9c403ea394c285789bd58e3ab78141b9203fd5dd028ff818c63082
libmlx4-rocee-1.0.5-1.el6.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 5d3f6ffb550136836d9072570bfaf7e2
SHA-256: 023813b371b5e58eb1d032502151a49d70073745d5e4fe176af99b9436187630
 
x86_64:
libibverbs-rocee-1.1.7-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 693a3b6362572612bc4d50cca73f4bd0
SHA-256: 77357447a0d50feaf91f0834db597205252ee0cac1faf0503ec9bc1ba7b882a6
libibverbs-rocee-1.1.7-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 96c13941cf341b67750ca0412221b19f
SHA-256: b930c5dfa28ec7c8903ae05a068a042740466472e5f36d80eb5e64f37c902fbd
libibverbs-rocee-debuginfo-1.1.7-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 6c7813b2335df13a1c6726add89baffe
SHA-256: 8ab83848f267d9beb8348493fac03bce8ce86e9ca752bb18c89c8e49b46e08e9
libibverbs-rocee-debuginfo-1.1.7-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: c4fd5c25c96edb6df513974999154be2
SHA-256: bd00544d756ee2ec14abbfea00fb7bd5e57e53850861ad750a6e46113beb8e74
libibverbs-rocee-devel-1.1.7-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: df0b54ed2ab3ca608f91e68ec7308e0f
SHA-256: ba50c58e44fa64c53dde10d597ff78ee541cf8809d9896acfc9a3cced778e918
libibverbs-rocee-devel-1.1.7-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: bd98150c995bcaa852d5781c4649553d
SHA-256: 56fd6c5677f19afe0370e9f25dc6a212db1066e455df98406666bf972437658c
libibverbs-rocee-devel-static-1.1.7-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: cfdc265c5b3dd335ecbb27d4ec5e0317
SHA-256: da5b7641cae734269114b18dd0d739a0cb9a38362cf5cd44a2c9b0131ce5cc9f
libibverbs-rocee-utils-1.1.7-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 1391e06ff231ad5143e2919e802f57e5
SHA-256: 192e25d83a7285ad75259e853dbe69be52a3f167561a6444e2f9c66616659b1e
libmlx4-rocee-1.0.5-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 572e8d391bd9c5258b316b1218e9b271
SHA-256: b134bf89a7408121b0393a29122b705282be215c808424876c01b952a876f9aa
libmlx4-rocee-1.0.5-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 00083d00a823d63200a06c6fab2d47ef
SHA-256: fbc65f91599f77d6f9fe7cafc1a63a2a953d5223a0d66701ff8bb54da5cc3588
libmlx4-rocee-debuginfo-1.0.5-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: c1deb36220ff8902687786d03e34f422
SHA-256: 7ce52d245e036e3df322250702d149295c9da5419efe887b9aeb157d48679c59
libmlx4-rocee-debuginfo-1.0.5-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: 73deaa8df4c6a7f4ee7968f787d88237
SHA-256: 5977f8ea48ff5ce3b3c977d9d5d1de8dd5dd72cc5670cf21083c66b718841397
libmlx4-rocee-static-1.0.5-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2013:1830
    MD5: bb66f4cd05ce18e772b3a02c9e862076
SHA-256: 1866437005fae4e9d7914bcc28c142977e7cee9c67e1517f9b61ebb76f01191b
 
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