Article ID: 116414, created on Jul 10, 2013, last review on Apr 29, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.7
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Synopsis:          The new Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7 kernel provides
                   an update with a fix for an important stability issue.
Product:           Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7
Keywords:          "stability"

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This document provides information on the new Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7
kernel, version 2.6.32-042stab078.28.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. About This Release
2. Updates Description
3. Obtaining New Kernel

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1. ABOUT THIS RELEASE

The current update for the Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7 kernel provides a
new kernel based on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 kernel
(2.6.32-358.6.1.el6). The updated kernel includes a fix for an important
stability issue.

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2. UPDATES DESCRIPTION

This update contains a fix for the following issue:

* Under certain circumstances, a memory allocation failure could cause network
  configuration-related activities to hang due to a missing lock release on a
  particular error path (PSBM-21008).

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3. OBTAINING NEW KERNEL

You can download and install this kernel update using the "vzup2date" utility
included in the Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7 distribution set.

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