Kernel update: Virtuozzo ReadyKernel patch 38.0 for Virtuozzo 7.0.3, 7.0.4, 7.0.4 HF3, and 7.0.5

Issue date: 2017-11-17

Applies to: Virtuozzo 7.0

Virtuozzo Advisory ID: VZA-2017-105

1. Overview

The cumulative Virtuozzo ReadyKernel patch was updated with a stability fix. The patch applies to Virtuozzo kernels 3.10.0-327.36.1.vz7.20.18 (Virtuozzo 7.0.3), 3.10.0-514.16.1.vz7.30.10 (Virtuozzo 7.0.4), 3.10.0-514.16.1.vz7.30.15 (Virtuozzo 7.0.4 HF3), and 3.10.0-514.26.1.vz7.33.22 (Virtuozzo 7.0.5).

2. Bug Fixes

  • Isolated pages were accounted for incorrectly in memcg_numa_isolate_pages() in certain cases. As a result, some processes could hang forever. (PSBM-76970)

3. Installing the Update

Download, install, and instantly apply the patch to the current kernel by running ‘readykernel update’.