Recommended update for cpupower

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for cpupower
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2014:0230-1
Rating: moderate
References: #809041 #836382 #845378
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 cpupower introduces the new "idle-set"
    sub-command, which allows the user to enable or disable
    the sleep states of a CPU. For more details, refer to the
    cpupower-idle-set(1) man page.

    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-cpupower-8696
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-cpupower-8696
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-cpupower-8696

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • cpupower-2.6.39-2.21.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • cpupower-2.6.39-2.21.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • cpupower-2.6.39-2.21.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/809041
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/836382
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/845378
    • http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=38fa250c466f277478a1a9a50e29ed25