An updated rhel-guest-image package that fixes two bugs is now available for RedHat Enterprise Linux 6.

The rhel-quest-image package provides a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 KVM GuestImage for cloud instances. This image is provided as a minimally configuredsystem image that is available for use as-is, or for configuration andcustomization as required by end users.This update fixes the following bugs:* The /dev/console device previously printed its output to the tty0 consoleinstead of the ttyS0 serial console as expected. To resolve this problem,rhel-guest-image has been modified to swap output ordering of the tty0 and ttyS0consoles. (BZ#1099462)* The guest image provided by rhel-guest-image did not allow online resizing ofthe initial root file system (rootfs). With this update, thecloud-utils-growpart and dracut-modules-growroot sub-packages have been added toenable this functionality. (BZ#1100286)Users of rhel-guest-image are advised to upgrade to this updated package, whichfixes these bugs.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released erratarelevant to your system have been applied.This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use theRed Hat Network to apply this update are available athttps://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258
1099462 – /dev/console doesn’t ouput to ttyS01100286 – Root partition does not get resized to the available space

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