Emily J. Ratliff <firstname.lastname@example.org> -
1. Feature Overview:
Feature Id: 
a. Name of Feature: SBLIM packages - version updates for RHEL5.5
b. Feature Description
These packages are already in RHEL 5 U3.
Request is for updating them to the latest versions.
package Latest ( as of 06/02/2009) Comments
sblim-cmpi-base 1.6.0 ( Bug fixes & Licence change to EPL)
sblim-cmpi-devel 2.0.0 ( CMPI 2.0 compliance, bug fixes and License
change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-fsvol 1.5.0 ( Licence change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-network 1.4.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-nfsv3 1.1.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-nfsv4 1.1.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-params 1.3.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-sysfs 1.2.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-cmpi-syslog 0.8.0 ( License change to EPL )
sblim-gather 2.1.9 ( KVM support via libvirt )
sblim-testsuite 1.2.5 ( bug fixes )
sblim-wbemcli 1.6.0 ( bug fixes )
Additional Comments: The packages are already available at sblim.org
Additional Comments: Here is the dates for all the different pieces to have EPL licenses:
sblim-cmpi-base (1.6.0) 7-30-09
sblim-cmpi-devel (2.0.1) 6-30-09
wbemcli (1.6.1) 6-30-09
sblim-gather (2.2.0) 6-30-09
sblim-testsuite (1.3.0) 6-30-09
sblim-cmpi-network (1.4.0) done
sblim-cmpi-params (1.3.0) done
sblim-cmpi-sysfs (1.2.0) done
sblim-cmpi-syslog (0.8.0) done
sblim-cmpi-fsvol (1.5.0) done
sblim-cmpi-nfsv3 (1.1.0) done
sblim-cmpi-nsfv4 (1.1.0) done
sblim-cmpi-samba (1.0.0) 8/14/09
sblim-cmpi-dns (1.0.0) 8/14/09
sblim-cmpi-dhcp (1.0.0) 8/14/09
sblim-cmpi-client (1.3.9) done
sblim-cmpi-client-samples (1.3.9) done
2. Feature Details:
Sponsor: LTC Systems Mgt
Arch Specificity: Purely Common Code
Delivery Mechanism: Web Download
Category: Systems management
Request Type: Package - Version Update
d. Upstream Acceptance: Accepted
Sponsor Priority 3
f. Severity: Medium
IBM Confidential: no
Code Contribution: IBM code
3. Business Case
Regular updates to the packages available in distro and changing to the EPL license.
4. Primary contact at Red Hat:
5. Primary contacts at Partner:
Project Management Contact:
Stephanie Glass, email@example.com
Narasimha Sharoff, firstname.lastname@example.org
Gareth Bestor, email@example.com
Jeffrey Heroux, firstname.lastname@example.org
*** Bug 526093 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This enhancement request was evaluated by the full Red Hat Enterprise Linux
team for inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux minor release. As a
result of this evaluation, Red Hat has tentatively approved inclusion of
this feature in the next Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update minor release.
While it is a goal to include this enhancement in the next minor release
of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the enhancement is not yet committed for
inclusion in the next minor release pending the next phase of actual
code integration and successful Red Hat and partner testing.
~~ Attention Customers and Partners - RHEL 5.5 Beta is now available on RHN ~~
RHEL 5.5 Beta has been released! There should be a fix present in this
release that addresses your request. Please test and report back results
here, by March 3rd 2010 (2010-03-03) or sooner.
Upon successful verification of this request, post your results and update
the Verified field in Bugzilla with the appropriate value.
If you encounter any issues while testing, please describe them and set
this bug into NEED_INFO. If you encounter new defects or have additional
patch(es) to request for inclusion, please clone this bug per each request
and escalate through your support representative.
------- Comment From email@example.com 2010-02-22 00:34 EDT-------
System: x86, Netfinity 6000R
Running RHEL5.4 , 2.6.18-164.el5 #1 kernel.
Updated net-snmp package.
Verified that the versions are updated as requested.
Verified that the following packages install succesfully.
# rpm -qa |grep sblim
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 therefore 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.