Article ID: 5841, created on Dec 8, 2008, last review on Apr 19, 2012

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers Tools

Release notes

Synopsis:   New Parallels Infrastructure Manager 4.0 update provides fixes related to managing Microsoft clusters
Issue date: 2008-11-27
Product:    Parallels Infrastructure Manager 4.0
Keywords:   cluster

1. Subject:

   Updated packages for Parallels Infrastructure Manager 4.0 providing user-level tools fixes for working with Microsoft clusters.

2. Problem description:

   - Migrating a Container from a failed over Virtuozzo group in the MSCS cluster may fail.
   - Recreating the Service Container on a Hardware Node in the MSCS cluster may fail if a failed over Virtuozzo group is present on this Node.
   - Parallels Infrastructure Manager may not show detailed information on Containers from a failed over Virtuozzo group.

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

3. Affected components description:

   - Parallels Infrastructure Manager is a tool designed for managing Hardware Nodes and all Containers residing on them with the help of a standard Web browser on any platform.

   - Parallels Management Console is a Virtuozzo Containers management and monitoring tool with graphical user interface. It is used to control individual Hardware Nodes and their Containers. Management Console is cross-platform and runs on both Microsoft Windows and Linux workstations.

   - Parallels Power Panel is a means for administering individual Containers  with the help of a standard Web browser on any platform.

4. Bug fixes:

   121704: migration from an additional group fails.
   124737: Service Container recreation can't be performed if additional group is present on the Node.
   128441: Parallels Infrastructure Manager doesn't show details about Containers in additional group.

5. Obtaining and installing:


Important note: On a Windows Hardware Node, do not install this update unless VZU400007 (Parallels Virtuozzo Containers update 7) is installed.

On the Hardware Node, run the Virtuozzo Update wizard (vzupdate.exe) and follow the instructions. This wizard will install the latest Parallels Infrastructure Manager updates and hotfixes in the correct sequence.

The update does not require Virtuozzo restart or system reboot.

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