Article ID: 116947, created on Aug 27, 2013, last review on May 11, 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 an important stability fix.
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 2.6.32-042stab079.6.

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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
(2.6.32-358.14.1.el6). The updated kernel includes an important stability fix.

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2. UPDATES DESCRIPTION

This update contains a fix for the following issue:

* Hardware Nodes with Broadcom network cards supported by the bnx2 network
  driver could crash in case of heavy network traffic passing through the venet
  virtual network interface (PSBM-21178).

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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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