Recommended update for hyper-v

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for hyper-v
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1425-1
Rating: low
References: #770763 #828714
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3

  • An update that has two recommended fixes can now be installed.

    Description:


    This update for Hyper-V fixes the following issues:

    * Fix a bug in version negotiation code for util
    (bnc#828714)
    * Cache FQDN in kvp_daemon to avoid timeouts
    (bnc#828714)
    * Fix send/recv buffer allocation (bnc#828714)
    * Set BOOTPROTO=static if any IPADDR/IP6ADDR was passed
    to hv_set_ifconfig and dhcp is disabled
    * Merge fixes from upstream hv_kvp_daemon (up to
    3.11-rc1)
    * Fix a bug in IPV6 subnet enumeration (bnc#828714)
    * Skip restart_on_update with old hyper-v.rpms while
    old kernel is running (bnc#770763)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-hyper-v-8199
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-hyper-v-8199

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • hyper-v-5-0.11.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • hyper-v-5-0.11.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/770763
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/828714
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=370d332df6fe389c65f986003e63c1af