Article ID: 111204, created on Apr 28, 2011, last review on Apr 18, 2012

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.0

Release notes

Synopsis:          New Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0 tools update provides
                   fixes related to Container management functionality.
Issue date:        2011-04-29
Product:           Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0
Keywords:          'openSUSE' 'EZ template'

1. What's Included in This Update

New packages for Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0 provide user-level tool
fixes for managing EZ templates using the 'vzpkg' utility.

2. Problem Description

The new packages introduce the following feature:

- The ability to create and manage containers based on the OpenSUSE 11.4 EZ

The updated packages also include fixes for the following issue:

- The PVC license is not updated on the passive Parallels server in cluster

All Parallels Containers 4.0 users are advised to update their tools packages.

3. Affected Components

 - 'vzlicutils', a set of utilities for Virtuozzo licenses management.

 - 'vzpkgenv41', a minimal 'openSUSE'-like environment for executing the
    Parallels version of the yum package.

4. Bug Fixes

 #PCLIN-28736: license is not updated on passive cluster node.

5. Obtaining the Update

 You can download and install this tools update using the 'vzup2date' utility
 included in the Parallels Containers 4.0 distribution.

6. Installing the Update

 Use the 'vzup2date' command to install new Parallels Virtuozzo Containers
 tools packages.

 The update does not require Parallels Virtuozzo Containers to restart or the 
 system to reboot.

7. RPMs required:

 The following RPM packages are included in the tools update:


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