kernel/sysctl.c: fix out-of-bounds access when setting file-max [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "kernel/sysctl.c: fix out-of-bounds access when setting file-max" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Will Deacon <will.deacon [at] arm.com> on Fri Apr 5 18:39:38 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 62c1af5 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9002b21. The same […]

Revert "locking/lockdep: Add debug_locks check in __lock_downgrade()" [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “locking/lockdep: Add debug_locks check in __lock_downgrade()”" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh [at] linuxfoundation.org> on Thu Apr 25 10:00:43 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 599c8a4 (patch). Revert “locking/lockdep: Add debug_locks check in __lock_downgrade()” This […]

i2c-hid: properly terminate i2c_hid_dmi_desc_override_table[] array [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "i2c-hid: properly terminate i2c_hid_dmi_desc_override_table[] array" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat Oct 27 09:10:48 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d6b1140 (patch) which is from upstream commit b59dfda. The same Linux upstream […]

xfs: hold xfs_buf locked between shortform->leaf conversion and the addition of an attribute [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "xfs: hold xfs_buf locked between shortform->leaf conversion and the addition of an attribute" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Darrick J. Wong <darrick.wong [at] oracle.com> on Thu Dec 7 19:07:02 2017 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4024e3b (patch) which […]

xfs: add the ability to join a held buffer to a defer_ops [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "xfs: add the ability to join a held buffer to a defer_ops" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Darrick J. Wong <darrick.wong [at] oracle.com> on Thu Dec 7 19:07:02 2017 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2411a27 (patch) which is […]

iomap: report collisions between directio and buffered writes to userspace [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "iomap: report collisions between directio and buffered writes to userspace" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Darrick J. Wong <darrick.wong [at] oracle.com> on Mon Jan 8 10:41:39 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4fa17fc (patch) which is from upstream […]

tools include: Adopt linux/bits.h [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "tools include: Adopt linux/bits.h" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme [at] redhat.com> on Tue Sep 25 10:55:59 2018 -0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c5e4454 (patch) which is from upstream commit ba4aa02. The same Linux […]

percpu: stop printing kernel addresses [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "percpu: stop printing kernel addresses" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Matteo Croce <mcroce [at] redhat.com> on Mon Mar 18 02:32:36 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 47ad82a (patch) which is from upstream commit 00206a6. The same Linux upstream […]

ALSA: info: Fix racy addition/deletion of nodes [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "ALSA: info: Fix racy addition/deletion of nodes" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Tue Apr 16 15:25:00 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 216f657 (patch) which is from upstream commit 8c2f870. The same […]

mm/vmstat.c: fix /proc/vmstat format for CONFIG_DEBUG_TLBFLUSH=y CONFIG_SMP=n [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "mm/vmstat.c: fix /proc/vmstat format for CONFIG_DEBUG_TLBFLUSH=y CONFIG_SMP=n" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Konstantin Khlebnikov <khlebnikov [at] yandex-team.ru> on Thu Apr 18 17:50:20 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 98ae856 (patch) which is from upstream commit e8277b3. The same […]

device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Mar 19 02:36:59 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 80ef021 (patch) which is from upstream commit 0fcc4c8. The same […]

sched/fair: Limit sched_cfs_period_timer() loop to avoid hard lockup [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Limit sched_cfs_period_timer() loop to avoid hard lockup" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Phil Auld <pauld [at] redhat.com> on Tue Apr 23 19:51:06 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d069fe4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 2e8e192. The […]

Revert "kbuild: use -Oz instead of -Os when using clang" [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "Revert “kbuild: use -Oz instead of -Os when using clang”" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Matthias Kaehlcke <mka [at] chromium.org> on Tue Apr 23 12:04:22 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 56714d4 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

net: IP6 defrag: use rbtrees in nf_conntrack_reasm.c [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "net: IP6 defrag: use rbtrees in nf_conntrack_reasm.c" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Peter Oskolkov <posk [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 23 10:48:25 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 74cec25 (patch) which is from upstream commit 997dd96. The same […]

net: IP6 defrag: use rbtrees for IPv6 defrag [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "net: IP6 defrag: use rbtrees for IPv6 defrag" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Peter Oskolkov <posk [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 23 10:48:24 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6925083 (patch) which is from upstream commit d4289fc. The […]

ipv6: remove dependency of nf_defrag_ipv6 on ipv6 module [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "ipv6: remove dependency of nf_defrag_ipv6 on ipv6 module" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Florian Westphal <fw [at] strlen.de> on Tue Apr 23 10:48:23 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5d827bf (patch) which is from upstream commit 70b095c. The […]

net: IP defrag: encapsulate rbtree defrag code into callable functions [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "net: IP defrag: encapsulate rbtree defrag code into callable functions" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Peter Oskolkov <posk [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 23 10:48:22 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ccfa73d (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

ipv6: frags: fix a lockdep false positive [Linux 4.14.114]

This Linux kernel change "ipv6: frags: fix a lockdep false positive" is included in the Linux 4.14.114 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 23 10:48:21 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a885a0f (patch) which is from upstream commit 415787d. The same […]