Article ID: 3562, created on Jan 10, 2008, last review on Apr 17, 2012

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux


Synopsis: New Virtuozzo 3.0.0 tools update provides fix related to
  license key update functionality
Issue date: 2008-01-10
Product: Virtuozzo 3.0.0
Keywords: license

1. Topic:

 Updated package for Virtuozzo 3.0.0 providing user-level tools fix for
 license key update functionality.

2. Problems description:

 - The Virtuozzo license update fails with the 'An incorrect product version
  format' message due to an incorrect format of the /etc/virtuozzo-release

 All Virtuozzo 3.0.0 users are advised to update their tools packages.

3. Bug fixes:

 #94411 - changed format of /etc/virtuozzo-release causes issues for vzkeyupdate

4. Obtaining:

 This update can be downloaded via ftp from
 If you do not have an ftp account, please contact

 You can also download and install this tools update using the
 vzup2date utility included in the Virtuozzo 3.0.0 distribution.

5. Installation:

 First, use the "rpm -Fhv" command to install the new Virtuozzo tools

 # rpm -Fhv virtuozzo-release-3.0.0-154.swsoft.noarch.rpm

 The update does not require Virtuozzo restart or system reboot.

7. RPMs required:

The following RPM packages are included in the tools update:


Copyright(c) 2008 SWsoft, Inc.

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