crypto: arm64 – revert NEON yield for fast AEAD implementations [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "crypto: arm64 – revert NEON yield for fast AEAD implementations" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel [at] linaro.org> on Sun Jul 29 16:52:30 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f10dc56 (patch). crypto: arm64 – revert NEON […]

Merge tag ‘gpio-v4.18-3’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/linusw/linux-gpio [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘gpio-v4.18-3’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/linusw/linux-gpio" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Mon Aug 6 17:35:05 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1236568 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: 1ffaddd ca876c7 Merge tag […]

packet: refine ring v3 block size test to hold one frame [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "packet: refine ring v3 block size test to hold one frame" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Willem de Bruijn <willemb [at] google.com> on Mon Aug 6 10:38:34 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4576cd4 (patch). packet: refine ring […]

root dentries need RCU-delayed freeing [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "root dentries need RCU-delayed freeing" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Mon Aug 6 09:03:58 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 90bad5e (patch). root dentries need RCU-delayed freeing Since mountpoint crossing can happen […]

ip6_tunnel: use the right value for ipv4 min mtu check in ip6_tnl_xmit [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "ip6_tunnel: use the right value for ipv4 min mtu check in ip6_tnl_xmit" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Xin Long <lucien.xin [at] gmail.com> on Sun Aug 5 22:46:07 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 82a4077 (patch). ip6_tunnel: use the […]

Merge tag ‘usercopy-fix-v4.18-rc8’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘usercopy-fix-v4.18-rc8’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat Aug 4 18:34:55 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 60f5a21 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: f639bef 961b33c Merge tag […]

Merge tag ‘xfs-4.18-fixes-5’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/fs/xfs/xfs-linux [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "Merge tag ‘xfs-4.18-fixes-5’ of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/fs/xfs/xfs-linux" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Sat Aug 4 18:30:58 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f639bef (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: a32e236 79b3dbe Merge tag […]

Partially revert "block: fail op_is_write() requests to read-only partitions" [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "Partially revert “block: fail op_is_write() requests to read-only partitions”" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Linus Torvalds <torvalds [at] linux-foundation.org> on Fri Aug 3 12:22:09 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a32e236 (patch). Partially revert “block: fail op_is_write() requests […]

net/smc: no cursor update send in state SMC_INIT [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "net/smc: no cursor update send in state SMC_INIT" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Ursula Braun <ubraun [at] linux.ibm.com> on Fri Aug 3 10:38:33 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5607016 (patch). net/smc: no cursor update send in state […]

jfs: Fix usercopy whitelist for inline inode data [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "jfs: Fix usercopy whitelist for inline inode data" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Kees Cook <keescook [at] chromium.org> on Fri Aug 3 12:52:58 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 961b33c (patch). jfs: Fix usercopy whitelist for inline inode […]

l2tp: fix missing refcount drop in pppol2tp_tunnel_ioctl() [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "l2tp: fix missing refcount drop in pppol2tp_tunnel_ioctl()" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Guillaume Nault <g.nault [at] alphalink.fr> on Fri Aug 3 17:00:11 2018 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f664e37 (patch). l2tp: fix missing refcount drop in pppol2tp_tunnel_ioctl() If […]

Merge branch ‘mlxsw-Fix-ACL-actions-error-condition-handling’ [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "Merge branch ‘mlxsw-Fix-ACL-actions-error-condition-handling’" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by David S. Miller <davem [at] davemloft.net> on Fri Aug 3 12:28:02 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 60a0182 (patch). Other info about this change: Merge: afb41bb caebd1b Merge branch ‘mlxsw-Fix-ACL-actions-error-condition-handling’ […]

mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant mirror resource destruction [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant mirror resource destruction" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Nir Dotan <nird [at] mellanox.com> on Fri Aug 3 15:57:44 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is caebd1b (patch). mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant mirror resource destruction In […]

mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant counter destruction [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant counter destruction" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Nir Dotan <nird [at] mellanox.com> on Fri Aug 3 15:57:43 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7cc6169 (patch). mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant counter destruction Each tc flower […]

mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant resource destruction [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant resource destruction" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Nir Dotan <nird [at] mellanox.com> on Fri Aug 3 15:57:42 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is dda0a3a (patch). mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Remove redundant resource destruction Some ACL actions […]

mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Return error for conflicting actions [Linux 4.18]

This Linux kernel change "mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Return error for conflicting actions" is included in the Linux 4.18 release. This change is authored by Nir Dotan <nird [at] mellanox.com> on Fri Aug 3 15:57:41 2018 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3757b25 (patch). mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Return error for conflicting actions Spectrum […]