Documentation: Add swapgs description to the Spectre v1 documentation [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation: Add swapgs description to the Spectre v1 documentation" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Sat Aug 3 21:21:54 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d418706 (patch) which is from upstream commit 4c92057. […]

x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Thomas Gleixner <tglx [at] linutronix.de> on Wed Jul 17 21:18:59 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c4e6262 (patch) which is from upstream commit f36cf38. The same […]

x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jul 8 11:52:26 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ee524c1 (patch) which is from upstream commit a205982. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jul 8 11:52:25 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 83e6e48 (patch) which is from upstream commit 18ec54f. […]

x86/cpufeatures: Combine word 11 and 12 into a new scattered features word [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/cpufeatures: Combine word 11 and 12 into a new scattered features word" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu [at] intel.com> on Wed Jun 19 18:51:09 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d63c2a9 (patch) which is from […]

x86/cpufeatures: Carve out CQM features retrieval [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/cpufeatures: Carve out CQM features retrieval" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Borislav Petkov <bp [at] suse.de> on Wed Jun 19 17:24:34 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 091c026 (patch) which is from upstream commit 45fc56e. The same Linux […]

x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Fri Jun 21 08:43:04 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2c04e80 (patch) which is from upstream commit ff17bbe. The […]

gcc-9: properly declare the {pv,hv}clock_page storage [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "gcc-9: properly declare the {pv,hv}clock_page storage" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Wed May 1 11:20:53 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f73e824 (patch) which is from upstream commit 459e3a2. The same Linux […]

objtool: Support GCC 9 cold subfunction naming scheme [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "objtool: Support GCC 9 cold subfunction naming scheme" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Wed Oct 31 21:57:30 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a22c637 (patch) which is from upstream commit bcb6fb5. The […]

eeprom: at24: make spd world-readable again [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "eeprom: at24: make spd world-readable again" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Jean Delvare <jdelvare [at] suse.de> on Sun Jul 28 18:41:38 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 321d657 (patch) which is from upstream commit 25e5ef3. The same Linux […]

IB/hfi1: Check for error on call to alloc_rsm_map_table [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "IB/hfi1: Check for error on call to alloc_rsm_map_table" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by John Fleck <john.fleck [at] intel.com> on Mon Jul 15 12:45:21 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5ba28ec (patch) which is from upstream commit cd48a82. The […]

IB/mlx5: Fix RSS Toeplitz setup to be aligned with the HW specification [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Fix RSS Toeplitz setup to be aligned with the HW specification" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Yishai Hadas <yishaih [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 23 09:57:29 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d8bd04e (patch) which is from […]

IB/mlx5: Move MRs to a kernel PD when freeing them to the MR cache [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Move MRs to a kernel PD when freeing them to the MR cache" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Yishai Hadas <yishaih [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 23 09:57:27 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fcfb397 (patch) which […]

IB/mlx5: Use direct mkey destroy command upon UMR unreg failure [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Use direct mkey destroy command upon UMR unreg failure" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Yishai Hadas <yishaih [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 23 09:57:26 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7d9a437 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

IB/mlx5: Fix unreg_umr to ignore the mkey state [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Fix unreg_umr to ignore the mkey state" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Yishai Hadas <yishaih [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 23 09:57:25 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3b68fe2 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6a05395. The […]

xen/swiotlb: fix condition for calling xen_destroy_contiguous_region() [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "xen/swiotlb: fix condition for calling xen_destroy_contiguous_region()" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Juergen Gross <jgross [at] suse.com> on Fri Jun 14 07:46:02 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 40585ce (patch) which is from upstream commit 50f6393. The same Linux […]

nbd: replace kill_bdev() with __invalidate_device() again [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "nbd: replace kill_bdev() with __invalidate_device() again" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Munehisa Kamata <kamatam [at] amazon.com> on Wed Jul 31 20:13:10 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c3938ee (patch) which is from upstream commit 2b5c8f0. The same Linux […]

drivers/perf: arm_pmu: Fix failure path in PM notifier [Linux 4.14.137]

This Linux kernel change "drivers/perf: arm_pmu: Fix failure path in PM notifier" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Will Deacon <will [at] kernel.org> on Mon Jul 29 11:43:48 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1cc390b (patch) which is from upstream commit 0d7fd70. The […]