Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 431566
RHEL 5.2 update microcode to 20080131 version
Last modified: 2008-05-21 11:15:57 EDT
1. Feature Name: update microcode to 20070815 version
2. Description: An updated Intel processor microcode data file is now available
at downloadcenter.intel.com (search for 'microcode' and choose any processor).
This is only a new data file, the microcode_ctl source itself isn't changing.
* 32-bit x86
* 64-bit Intel EM64T
Priority (H,M,L): H
Target Release Date:
Drivers or hardware dependency:
3. Business Justification:
Support for latest processors.
Binary data file already posted to downloadcenter.intel.com
5. Hardware to Red Hat?
Intel does not disclose specific changelog, so it should just be tested on EM64T
and IA32 hardware such as Core 2 Duo and Core Solo laptops.
6. Partner management contact: Keve Gabbert, email@example.com
7. Partner technical contact: Geoff Gustafson, firstname.lastname@example.org
*** Bug 440111 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
what version of the .dat file got into RHEL 5.2?
We got microcode-20080401.dat in last-minute. :)
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.