net/smc: allow sysctl rmem and wmem defaults for servers [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net/smc: allow sysctl rmem and wmem defaults for servers" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ursula Braun <ubraun [at] linux.ibm.com> on Wed Aug 8 14:13:20 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bd58c7e (patch). net/smc: allow sysctl rmem and wmem […]

net/smc: no shutdown in state SMC_LISTEN [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net/smc: no shutdown in state SMC_LISTEN" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ursula Braun <ubraun [at] linux.ibm.com> on Wed Aug 8 14:13:19 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is caa21e1 (patch). net/smc: no shutdown in state SMC_LISTEN Invoking shutdown for […]

net: aquantia: Fix IFF_ALLMULTI flag functionality [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net: aquantia: Fix IFF_ALLMULTI flag functionality" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Dmitry Bogdanov <dmitry.bogdanov [at] aquantia.com> on Wed Aug 8 14:06:32 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 11ba961 (patch). net: aquantia: Fix IFF_ALLMULTI flag functionality It was noticed […]

net/mlx5e: Cleanup of dcbnl related fields [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net/mlx5e: Cleanup of dcbnl related fields" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Huy Nguyen <huyn [at] mellanox.com> on Wed Aug 8 15:48:08 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f280c6a (patch). net/mlx5e: Cleanup of dcbnl related fields Remove unused netdev_registered_init/remove […]

net/mlx5e: Properly check if hairpin is possible between two functions [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net/mlx5e: Properly check if hairpin is possible between two functions" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Or Gerlitz <ogerlitz [at] mellanox.com> on Wed Aug 8 15:48:07 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 816f670 (patch). net/mlx5e: Properly check if hairpin […]

parisc: Define mb() and add memory barriers to assembler unlock sequences [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "parisc: Define mb() and add memory barriers to assembler unlock sequences" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by John David Anglin <dave.anglin [at] bell.net> on Sun Aug 5 13:30:31 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fedb8da (patch). parisc: Define mb() […]

parisc: Enable CONFIG_MLONGCALLS by default [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "parisc: Enable CONFIG_MLONGCALLS by default" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Helge Deller <deller [at] gmx.de> on Sat Jul 28 11:47:17 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 66509a2 (patch). parisc: Enable CONFIG_MLONGCALLS by default Enable the -mlong-calls compiler option […]

bpf, sockmap: fix cork timeout for select due to epipe [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "bpf, sockmap: fix cork timeout for select due to epipe" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Daniel Borkmann <daniel [at] iogearbox.net> on Wed Aug 8 19:23:15 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3c6ed98 (patch). bpf, sockmap: fix cork timeout […]

bpf, sockmap: fix leak in bpf_tcp_sendmsg wait for mem path [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "bpf, sockmap: fix leak in bpf_tcp_sendmsg wait for mem path" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Daniel Borkmann <daniel [at] iogearbox.net> on Wed Aug 8 19:23:14 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7c81c71 (patch). bpf, sockmap: fix leak in […]

bpf, sockmap: fix bpf_tcp_sendmsg sock error handling [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "bpf, sockmap: fix bpf_tcp_sendmsg sock error handling" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Daniel Borkmann <daniel [at] iogearbox.net> on Wed Aug 8 19:23:13 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5121700 (patch). bpf, sockmap: fix bpf_tcp_sendmsg sock error handling While […]

vhost: reset metadata cache when initializing new IOTLB [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "vhost: reset metadata cache when initializing new IOTLB" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Jason Wang <jasowang [at] redhat.com> on Wed Aug 8 11:43:04 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b13f9c6 (patch). vhost: reset metadata cache when initializing new […]

llc: use refcount_inc_not_zero() for llc_sap_find() [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "llc: use refcount_inc_not_zero() for llc_sap_find()" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong [at] gmail.com> on Tue Aug 7 12:41:38 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0dcb822 (patch). llc: use refcount_inc_not_zero() for llc_sap_find() llc_sap_put() decreases the refcnt before […]

dccp: fix undefined behavior with ‘cwnd’ shift in ccid2_cwnd_restart() [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "dccp: fix undefined behavior with ‘cwnd’ shift in ccid2_cwnd_restart()" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Alexey Kodanev <alexey.kodanev [at] oracle.com> on Tue Aug 7 20:03:57 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 61ef4b0 (patch). dccp: fix undefined behavior with ‘cwnd’ […]

tipc: fix an interrupt unsafe locking scenario [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "tipc: fix an interrupt unsafe locking scenario" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ying Xue <ying.xue [at] windriver.com> on Tue Aug 7 15:52:32 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 37436d9 (patch). tipc: fix an interrupt unsafe locking scenario Commit […]

vsock: split dwork to avoid reinitializations [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "vsock: split dwork to avoid reinitializations" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong [at] gmail.com> on Mon Aug 6 11:06:02 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 455f05e (patch). vsock: split dwork to avoid reinitializations syzbot reported that […]

net: thunderx: check for failed allocation lmac->dmacs [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net: thunderx: check for failed allocation lmac->dmacs" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Colin Ian King <colin.king [at] canonical.com> on Mon Aug 6 17:50:45 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a94cead (patch). net: thunderx: check for failed allocation lmac->dmacs […]

cxgb4: mk_act_open_req() buggers ->{local, peer}_ip on big-endian hosts [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "cxgb4: mk_act_open_req() buggers ->{local, peer}_ip on big-endian hosts" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] ZenIV.linux.org.uk> on Sun Aug 5 18:22:38 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is adfb442 (patch). cxgb4: mk_act_open_req() buggers ->{local, peer}_ip on big-endian […]

crypto: x86/aegis,morus – Fix and simplify CPUID checks [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "crypto: x86/aegis,morus – Fix and simplify CPUID checks" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ondrej Mosnacek <omosnace [at] redhat.com> on Fri Aug 3 13:37:50 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 877ccce (patch). crypto: x86/aegis,morus – Fix and simplify CPUID […]