Documentation: Add swapgs description to the Spectre v1 documentation [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation: Add swapgs description to the Spectre v1 documentation" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 7634b9c (patch) which is from upstream commit 4c92057. […]

x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 b88241a (patch) which is from upstream commit f36cf38. The same […]

x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 23e7a7b (patch) which is from upstream commit a205982. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 befb822 (patch) which is from upstream commit 18ec54f. […]

x86/cpufeatures: Combine word 11 and 12 into a new scattered features word [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/cpufeatures: Combine word 11 and 12 into a new scattered features word" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 b5dd7f6 (patch) which is from […]

x86/cpufeatures: Carve out CQM features retrieval [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/cpufeatures: Carve out CQM features retrieval" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 16ad0b6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 45fc56e. The same Linux […]

scsi: mpt3sas: Use 63-bit DMA addressing on SAS35 HBA [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "scsi: mpt3sas: Use 63-bit DMA addressing on SAS35 HBA" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Suganath Prabu <suganath-prabu.subramani [at] broadcom.com> on Tue Jul 30 03:43:57 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9e034c6 (patch) which is from upstream commit df9a606. […]

x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 3732a47 (patch) which is from upstream commit ff17bbe. The […]

gcc-9: properly declare the {pv,hv}clock_page storage [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "gcc-9: properly declare the {pv,hv}clock_page storage" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 8320768 (patch) which is from upstream commit 459e3a2. The same Linux […]

objtool: Support GCC 9 cold subfunction naming scheme [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "objtool: Support GCC 9 cold subfunction naming scheme" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 354887a (patch) which is from upstream commit bcb6fb5. The […]

ARC: enable uboot support unconditionally [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "ARC: enable uboot support unconditionally" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Eugeniy Paltsev <Eugeniy.Paltsev [at] synopsys.com> on Thu Feb 14 18:07:45 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 89f3896 (patch) which is from upstream commit 493a2f8. The same Linux upstream […]

eeprom: at24: make spd world-readable again [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "eeprom: at24: make spd world-readable again" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 8dd3762 (patch) which is from upstream commit 25e5ef3. The same Linux […]

drm/i915/gvt: fix incorrect cache entry for guest page mapping [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "drm/i915/gvt: fix incorrect cache entry for guest page mapping" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Xiaolin Zhang <xiaolin.zhang [at] intel.com> on Thu Jul 18 01:10:24 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a7340d3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 7366aeb. […]

IB/hfi1: Check for error on call to alloc_rsm_map_table [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "IB/hfi1: Check for error on call to alloc_rsm_map_table" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 a1c020c (patch) which is from upstream commit cd48a82. The […]

IB/mlx5: Fix RSS Toeplitz setup to be aligned with the HW specification [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Fix RSS Toeplitz setup to be aligned with the HW specification" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 e9cd496 (patch) which is from […]

IB/mlx5: Fix clean_mr() to work in the expected order [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Fix clean_mr() to work in the expected order" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 release. This change is authored by Yishai Hadas <yishaih [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 23 09:57:28 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 924308d (patch) which is from upstream commit b9332da. […]

IB/mlx5: Move MRs to a kernel PD when freeing them to the MR cache [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Move MRs to a kernel PD when freeing them to the MR cache" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 7e5ce9f (patch) which […]

IB/mlx5: Use direct mkey destroy command upon UMR unreg failure [Linux 4.19.65]

This Linux kernel change "IB/mlx5: Use direct mkey destroy command upon UMR unreg failure" is included in the Linux 4.19.65 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 3cfa108 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]