Recommended update for mcelog

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mcelog
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1575-1
Rating: moderate
References: #807336 #824707 #827616
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3

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

    Description:


    This update for mcelog provides the following fixes and
    enhancements:

    * Support AMD family 15 CPUs and only bail out on AMD
    processors of families above 15. (bnc#807336)
    * Fix mcelog in virtual environments that virtualize
    CPUs of type SandyBridge or newer, but do not support MSR
    calls for extended (IMC) error messages. (bnc#827616)
    * Add latest Haswell CPU models. (bnc#824707)

    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-mcelog-8449
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-mcelog-8449
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-mcelog-8449

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (x86_64):
    • mcelog-1.0.2013.01.18-0.15.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (x86_64):
    • mcelog-1.0.2013.01.18-0.15.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (x86_64):
    • mcelog-1.0.2013.01.18-0.15.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/807336
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/824707
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/827616
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=08c8158bd0a905e9f83ab87c6165e14e