Fedora Core 5 Test Update: xen-3.0.3-1.fc5

Daniel Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Tue Oct 31 19:58:36 UTC 2006

Fedora Test Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : xen
Version     : 3.0.3
Release     : 1.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:

Update xen userspace to 3.0.3 code, pulling in from latest
FC-6/RHEL-5 branch. This fixes Xen wrt to latest kernel-xen*
errata available in fedora-updates repository already.

* 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:

00cfd483f104d3a4236499ae6ff8949bd6ff8d3d  SRPMS/xen-3.0.3-1.fc5.src.rpm
00cfd483f104d3a4236499ae6ff8949bd6ff8d3d  noarch/xen-3.0.3-1.fc5.src.rpm
361923c981f2d0b82c6439af3d9c0af3a99477ef  x86_64/debug/xen-debuginfo-3.0.3-1.fc5.x86_64.rpm
a7b131983ee11d7cc126663d19718f507fb4f5c3  x86_64/xen-3.0.3-1.fc5.x86_64.rpm
49070b271b0b3d2fce538995f40756bea683a4a1  i386/debug/xen-debuginfo-3.0.3-1.fc5.i386.rpm
64f36e8e9295a1f0aef2c1c5229d19c213c6b284  i386/xen-3.0.3-1.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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