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Recommended update for microcode_ctl

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(Last modified: 06JUL2007)


solutions Recommended update for microcode_ctl SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (ce1c18e101a17c00b30e7dc6c75be8b6)

Applies to

Package: microcode_ctl
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11564
Release: 20070706
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Eveyone should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Update microcode for Intel CPUs to version 1.17 to fix known problems with
very new Intel CPUs.

Solution

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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