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Recommended update for microcode_ctl


(Last modified: 16NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for microcode_ctl SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b6c4f0972c9591462779fea14c9b374d)

Applies to

Package: microcode_ctl
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11724
Release: 20071116
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update installs the latest microcode for Intel processors. It updates the
userspace program that is used to load the microcode to 1.17 and the microcode
data file to 20070815. If you have an Intel CPU, you should install that


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh microcode_ctl.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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