Fedora Core 5 Update: xen-3.0.3-2.fc5

Juan Jose Quintela Carreira quintela at redhat.com
Fri Dec 29 03:29:32 UTC 2006

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : xen
Version     : 3.0.3
Release     : 2.fc5
Summary     : Xen is a virtual machine monitor
Description :
This package contains the Xen hypervisor and Xen tools, needed to
run virtual machines on x86 systems, together with the kernel-xen*
packages.  Information on how to use Xen can be found at the Xen
project pages.

Virtualisation can be used to run multiple versions or multiple
Linux distributions on one system, or to test untrusted applications
in a sandboxed environment.

Update Information:

VMXassist 16bit emulator is broken.  This fixes it (from
RHEL5 branch).
* Tue Nov 14 2006 Juan Quintela <quintela at redhat.com> - 3.0.3-2.fc5
- add vmxassist fix from RHEL5.
* Mon Oct 30 2006 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.0.3-1.fc5
- Update to xen-3.0.3 changeset 11774
- Pull in paravirt framebuffer patches
- Pull in VNC password patches for full & para-virt framebuffer
- Fix xenguest-install.py to use a read-write libvirt connection
- Make /etc/xen & /var/log/xen mode 0700 restricted to protect VNC password
- Add /var/lib/xen/images as a dir for storing file based disk images
- Added pygrub fixes for many kernels & cursor cosmetics
* Wed Sep 20 2006 Juan Quintela <quintela at redhat.com> - 3.0.2-4.FC5
- Update to xen-unstable cset: 11540.
* Wed Jun 21 2006 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> - 3.0.2-3.FC5
- Add missing xen-compat.h needed to compile on the new xen sources
* Tue Jun 20 2006 Stephen C. Tweedie <sct at redhat.com> - 3.0.2-2.FC5
- Add BuildRequires: for gnu/stubs-32.h so that x86_64 builds pick up
  glibc32 correctly
- Update to xen-unstable cset 10278 (from rawhide) to enable kernel rebase

This update can be downloaded from:

df202c73329ca55882bc54038408e42991a0e765  SRPMS/xen-3.0.3-2.fc5.src.rpm
df202c73329ca55882bc54038408e42991a0e765  noarch/xen-3.0.3-2.fc5.src.rpm
59af34edd00b90b99fbe372b157a7982f34f2707  x86_64/xen-3.0.3-2.fc5.x86_64.rpm
70e2ef47408b418a0bccc8efd2556b7d7fc1098e  x86_64/debug/xen-debuginfo-3.0.3-2.fc5.x86_64.rpm
fda0be342963c48817b80972ef65779c0f6f788a  i386/xen-3.0.3-2.fc5.i386.rpm
c0416187b7488def6d6db10a12c154a94e66c609  i386/debug/xen-debuginfo-3.0.3-2.fc5.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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