X

News, tips, partners, and perspectives for Oracle’s virtualization offerings

Download the latest Oracle VM 3.2 Update

Honglin Su
Sr. Director of Product Management
We've released Oracle VM Manager 3.2.2 and Oracle VM Server for x86
3.2.2, which are available for download from My Oracle Support. These are patch updates
including all the accumulative bug fixes that have been integrated
since 3.2.1 release. Oracle VM Server 3.2.2 build 520 has been
validated with Oracle VM Manager 3.2.2 build 520. There's no SPARC
Agent update at this time.

Download Instructions
  • Oracle VM Server for x86 3.2.2 installer ISO, search patch ID16410428
  • Oracle VM Manager 3.2.2 upgrade ISO, search patch ID 16410417

The instructions are posted at OTN:http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/vm/downloads/index.html

List of Bug Fixes

Notable bugs fixed in Oracle VM Server 3.2.2-520 and Oracle VM Manager 3.2.2-520 are:

  • Fixes an upgrade issue to return the correct UUID
    when discovering an Oracle VM Server with an SMBIOS newer than
    version 2.6.
  • Sets a maximum of 20 vCPUs for Dom0 on large systems
    to provide better out-of-the-box10Gb Ethernet performance.
  • Adds IPMI lanplus interface support.
  • Fixes a memory leak issue after exiting the Oracle VM
    Manager Command Line Interface (CLI) when running the exit.sh
    script.
  • Adds support in CLI for returning the "Page83 ID"
    when listing physical disks.

To review the list of bug fixes, please review the announcement
email archive at https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/.
To receive notification on the software update delivered to Oracle
Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN, http://linux.oracle.com)
for Oracle VM, you can sign up here http://oss.oracle.com/mailman/listinfo/oraclevm-errata.

To learn the new features and enhancements delivered in Oracle VM
releases, please review the What's New section of Oracle
VM Release Notes
: http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E35328_01/E35329/html/vmrns-new.html

Upgrade Oracle VM Servers

It's highly recommended to update Oracle VM Server 3.2 with the
latest patch update. Please review the Oracle VM User's Guide http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E35328_01/E35332/html/vmusg-servers-manage.html#vmusg-servers-yum
for specific instructions on how to use a Yum repository to
perform the Oracle VM Server update.

To receive notification on the software update delivered to
Oracle Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN, http://linux.oracle.com) for Oracle VM, you
can sign up here http://oss.oracle.com/mailman/listinfo/oraclevm-errata.

Upgrade Oracle VM Manager

Get the download instructions at Oracle Technology Network
(OTN)
, and apply latest Oracle VM Manager patch. Be sure to
review the patch README before you apply the patches.

Please refer to the Oracle VM Installation and Upgrade Guide http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E35328_01/E35330/html/index.html
for details.

Additional Information

Oracle VM documentation is available on the Oracle Technology
Network (OTN):http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/vm/documentation/index.html.

Please refer to the Oracle VM Release Notes http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E35328_01/E35329/html/index.html
for a list of features and known issues.

For the latest information, best practices white papers and
webinars, please visit http://oracle.com/virtualization.

Join the discussion

Comments ( 2 )
  • Kent Tuesday, April 16, 2013

    Where is the 3.2.2 documentation located?


  • Honglin Su Wednesday, April 17, 2013

    Oracle VM 3.2.2 is a maintenance update of the 3.2 release. Thus you can use the existing 3.2.1 documentation set in addition to the README files included in the 3.2.x patch updates.

    For documentation:

    http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/vm/documentation/index.html


Please enter your name.Please provide a valid email address.Please enter a comment.CAPTCHA challenge response provided was incorrect. Please try again.