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Recommended update for xen-kmp


(Last modified: 19NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for xen-kmp SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (e8117a75a30918c3d40883991cf27ac4)

Applies to

Package: xen-kmp
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11988
Release: 20071119
Obsoletes: none


For a Fully Virtualised Xen Guest a user will want to install these drivers.


Problem description

The xen paravirtualized drivers included with SP4 are built for the SP3 kernel and will not install. They need to be rebuilt for the kernel version shipping with SP4.


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 -Fhv xen-kmp.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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