Oracle® Linux

Release Notes for Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 Quarterly Update 3

Oracle Legal Notices

E55611-01

August 2014

Abstract

This document contains information on Quarterly Update 3 to the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3. This document may be updated after it is released. To check for updates to this document, and to view other Oracle documentation, refer to the Documentation section on the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) Web site:

http://www.oracle.com/technology/documentation/

This document is intended for users and administrators of Oracle Linux. It describes potential issues and the corresponding workarounds you may encounter while using the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 with Oracle Linux 6 or Oracle Linux 7. Oracle recommends that you read this document before installing or upgrading the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3.

Document generated on: 2014-08-22 (revision: 2187)


Table of Contents

Preface
1 New Features and Changes
1.1 Notable Changes
1.2 Driver Updates
1.2.1 Storage Adapter Drivers
1.2.2 Network Adapter Drivers
1.2.3 Miscellaneous Drivers
1.3 Technology Preview
1.4 Compatibility
1.5 Header Packages for Development
2 Fixed and Known Issues
2.1 Fixed Issues
2.2 Known Issues
3 Installation and Availability
3.1 Upgrading to the Latest UEK Release
3.2 Switching an Oracle Linux 6 System to UEK R3 (ULN)
3.3 Switching an Oracle Linux 6 System to UEK R3 (Public Yum)
3.4 Upgrading OFED Packages on Oracle Linux 6 Systems