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Warning.svg Warning: this is an old version of RHEL6 testing kernel. For the latest version, see Download/kernel/rhel6-testing/042stab120.7.
Kernel branch RHEL6 testing
Based on RHEL6 2.6.32
Status testing
Latest 042stab120.7
Archives RHEL6 testing


Since 042stab061.9:

  • Rebase to 2.6.32-279.9.1.el6 RHEL6.3 kernel (security and bug fixes, see below)
  • Compatibility note: this kernel contains checkpointing enhancements that required cpt image change, thus the online migration from this or later kernel to older kernels is prohibited (will fail)
  • [cpt] support for mm->saved_auxv online migration has been added, needed in particular for debug processes using gdb after online migration (PSBM-13556)
  • [cpt] support posix timers online migration has been added, needed in particular for online migration of CTs running ntpd inside (PCLIN-31230, #2324)
  • [cpt] tmpfs in nested vfsmount namespaces cpt/rst support has been added. Issue is known to be triggered by a CRIU test only for now (PSBM-14560)
  • [fuse] iotest reported data corruption over fuse with cache has been fixed (PSBM-15008)
  • [fuse] off by one bug in fuse_wait_on_writeback() has been fixed. This issue does not lead to any serious problem.
  • [fuse] writing data beyond EOF by direct_IO case has been also optimized. (PSBM-14353)
  • [fuse] fs.fuse-ve-odirect sysctl has been added for the internal use (PSBM-15057)
  • [NFSd] a debug patch for further investigations in (PSBM-13851)
  • [NFSdv4] NFS servers v4 exclusive locks handling fixed (#2122)
  • [cpt] a BUG at fs/lockd/clntproc.c:596 happen on cpt/rst has been fixed (PSBM-15075)
  • [cpt] a warning about “flags mismatch” (O_LARGEFILE was not honored) has been fixed (mentioned in PSBM-14966)
  • [ploop] an additional check for block-device size provided by userspace has been added (mentioned in PSBM-15189)
  • [block] parted hang on attempt to format a USB-flash (PSBM-15179)

See also[edit]


x86 (i686, IA32)[edit]

File Date Size
vzkernel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:26 25 Mb
vzkernel-devel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:35 7 Mb
vzkernel-headers-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:37 2 Mb
vzkernel-debug-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:33 26 Mb
vzkernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:34 7 Mb
vzkernel-firmware-2.6.32-042stab062.1.noarch.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:37 10 Mb

x86_64 (AMD64, EM64T)[edit]

File Date Size
vzkernel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:31 27 Mb
vzkernel-devel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:36 7 Mb
vzkernel-headers-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:37 2 Mb
vzkernel-debug-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:34 28 Mb
vzkernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:35 7 Mb
vzkernel-firmware-2.6.32-042stab062.1.noarch.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:37 10 Mb

Source RPM[edit]

File Date Size
vzkernel-2.6.32-042stab062.1.src.rpm 2012-09-27 13:25:29 83 Mb
kernel.spec 2012-09-27 13:21:36 1 Mb

Kernel patch[edit]

This patch is applicable to vanilla Linux 2.6.32 kernel (not to 2.6.32.y), available from

File Date Size
patch-042stab062.1-combined.gz (signature) 2012-09-27 13:24:19 34 Mb


Official configs of this OpenVZ kernel used to build binary RPMS.

File Date Size
config-2.6.32-042stab062.1.debug.i686 2012-09-27 13:25:07 105 Kb
config-2.6.32-042stab062.1.debug.x86_64 2012-09-27 13:25:15 100 Kb
config-2.6.32-042stab062.1.i686 2012-09-27 13:24:51 105 Kb
config-2.6.32-042stab062.1.x86_64 2012-09-27 13:24:59 100 Kb


For other rhel6-testing kernel releases, see download/kernel/rhel6-testing/Archives.

For other kernel branches, see download/kernel.

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